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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk - CONSUMER OR CRIMINAL?! Did the (Alleged) Victims of America Star Books / ASB Promotions / PublishAmerica File Complaints with the WRONG DIVISION at the Maryland Attorney General's Office?? (NOTE: It's not too late to re-file!)

* Home Office - We Need a TINY Christmas Tree for "No Tan Lines!"

* Feature - How I Increased My Book Sales by Partnering with Charities!

* Q & A - "I can't get my files from my defunct publisher and I don't have a copy of the edited manuscript, nor the illustrations! Help!!"

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers - 11/16/17

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 11/16/2017

* Success Story - I Thought Outside the Box - And Got FAR More Publicity!

* Whispers & Warnings for 11/16/2017

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 11/16/2017

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Angela's Desk

CONSUMER OR CRIMINAL?! Did the (Alleged) Victims of America Star Books / ASB Promotions / PublishAmerica File Complaints with the WRONG DIVISION at the Maryland Attorney General's Office?? (NOTE: It's not too late to re-file!)

CONSUMER OR CRIMINAL?! Did the (Alleged) Victims of America Star Books / ASB Promotions / PublishAmerica File Complaints with the WRONG DIVISION at the Maryland Attorney General's Office?? (NOTE: It's not too late to re-file!)

WHERE ARE THE AUTHORS' ROYALTIES?!?! The Maryland Attorney General apparently needs YOUR help understanding the complaints they've received about America Star Books / ABS / Publish America!

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Home Office

We Need a TINY Christmas Tree for "No Tan Lines!"

We Need a TINY Christmas Tree for "No Tan Lines!"

The Hoys prepare for a live-aboard Christmas!!

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Article

How I Increased My Book Sales by Partnering with Charities! - by Chris Norbury

How I Increased My Book Sales by Partnering with Charities! - by Chris Norbury

One of the main reasons I independently published my novel, Castle Danger, was the desire to help my favorite charity, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Minnesota (BBBS). A charitable connection may benefit the author by increasing book sales. Here's the method that has worked for me…

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Ask The Expert

"I can't get my files from my defunct publisher and I don't have a copy of the edited manuscript, nor the illustrations! Help!!"
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Paying Markets

Apex Magazine, Apex Publications

100% freelance. "We want science fiction, fantasy, horror, and mash-ups of all three—the dark, weird stuff down at the bottom of your little literary heart. This magazine is not a publication credit, it is a place to put your secret places and dreams on display. Short fiction." Unsolicited poetry not accepted. Welcomes new writers. Circulation: 15K views per month. Monthly. Pays 30 days after publication. Publishes ms 3-9 months after acceptance. Buys first rights and non-exclusive anthology rights. Responds 30-60 days. Guidelines online at
http://www.apex-magazine.com/submission-guidelines.

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The Antioch Review

“The Antioch Review, founded in 1941, is one of the oldest, continuously publishing literary magazines in America. We publish fiction, essays, and poetry from both emerging as well as established authors. Authors published in our pages are consistently included in Best American anthologies and Pushcart prizes. Finalist for National Magazine Award for essays in 2009 and 2011 and for fiction in 2010. We continue to serve our readers and our authors and to encourage others to publish the “best words in the best order.” Welcomes new writers. Circ. 3K. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms within six months. Buys all rights. Responds in 4-6 months. Sample copy available for sale online. Individual subscription $40, $60 Canada. Guidelines online at http://antiochcollege.org/antioch_review/guidelines.html.

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The Ashtray Blog

“The Ashtray Blog provides vaping and THR news, ecigarette guides, humour and special offers.” Welcomes new writers. Circ. 50K. Weekly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms in 1-4 weeks after acceptance. Buys online and hard copy rights. No reprints. Responds in 1-3 days. Sample blog posts available online. Guidelines online at http://www.ecigarettedirect.co.uk/ashtray-blog/write-for-the-ashtray-blog.

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Alaska Business Monthly

"Alaska Business Monthly's goal is to provide thorough and objective analysis of the issues and trends affecting Alaska's businesses, and to feature stories on the individuals, organizations, and companies that shape the Alas ka Economy. Alaska Business Monthly explores the Alaska economy with a statewide and regional approach to business coverage." 80% freelance. Welcomes published authors from Alaska. Circ. 12-15K. Monthly. Pays month of publication. Buys all rights. Responds promptly to queries. Read archived issues and the "Current Issue" postings on website. Subscriptions $39.95. Guidelines online at http://www.akbizmag.com/editorial/writers-guidelines.html.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 11/09/2017

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See the links to these jobs here.

Freelance Content Writer
FanBuzz

Freelance Contract Writer – Pays $650/month
Wisconsin Inno

Freelance Contract Writer – Pays $650/month
Cincy Inno

Freelance Researcher – Pays $15-$25/hour
Wonder

Freelance Science Writers – Pays $35/accepted item
Ceres Publishing Services LLC

Freelance Writer – Pays $18-$21/hour
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Freelance Brooklyn Lifestyle/Real Estate Writer + Content Creator
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Freelance Creative/Professional Writer – must be fluent in Russian
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Freelance Writer/Editor – Pays $40/article
N2 Publishing

Freelance Technical Writer
SunSpec

Freelance Tech-Niche Copywriters – based near Wayne, PA, for some in-house days
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Freelance VPN Writers
Cloudwards.net

Freelance Digital News Writer
Blavity

Freelance News Editor
Blavity

Freelance Medical Transcriptionist
Eight Crossings

Freelance Writer & Editor
James Innes Group

Freelance Reporter
Prospect News

Freelance Marketing Content Writer
Ferrari Color

Freelance Writer
Film And Television

Freelance ARE Exam Prep Content Writer
Black Spectacles

Freelance Copywriter
National Today

Freelance Technical Author/Writer – Pays $55k-$59k/year
Payara

Freelance Copywriter – offers benefits
SmartBug Media

Freelance Content Writer – Pays 20k/year, part time
Solution Inn

Freelance Production Editor – offers benefits
FierceMarkets

Freelance Associate Editor – offers benefits
FierceMedTech

Freelance Writer/Editor
Conservative Institute

Freelance Digital Copy Editor – Pays $15/hour
Interactive Content Services

See the links to these jobs here.

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Success Story

I Thought Outside the Box - And Got FAR More Publicity! - by J.K.A Short

I Thought Outside the Box - And Got FAR More Publicity!  by J.K.A Short

Many writers long to get published. Making these dreams come to life involves a lot of hard work.  However, I managed to chance on some breaks that took my creative thinking outside the perfect box I’d been living in. In some way or another, these all came down to …

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings - 11/16/17

Whispers and Warnings - 11/16/17

Musical copyright infringement * Copyright small claims court * Can Hollywood sex allegations be libel? * Amazon to collect sales tax

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