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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk - Because We Refuse to Buy Bad Articles, Now We're RACISTS?!

* Home Office - Severed Achilles Tendon and Stray Cat Stuck in the Bilge! NON-STOP CHAOS!!

* Feature - I Paid Good Money for Writer's Services - And Got Ripped Off!!

* Q & A - "My publisher killed my book without telling me! What can I do?"

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers - 12/21/17

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 12/21/2017

* Success Story - I Earn $900/Month Publishing a Community Newsletter!

* Whispers & Warnings for 12/21/2017

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 12/21/2017

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Angela's Desk

Because We Refuse to Buy Bad Articles, Now We're RACISTS?! by Brian Whiddon, Managing Editor

Because We Refuse to Buy Bad Articles, Now We're RACISTS?!

Brian takes over Angie's Desk to respond to one reader's ridiculous accusations.

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Home Office

A Severed Achilles Tendon and a Stray Cat Stuck in the Bilge! NON-STOP CHAOS!!

A Severed Achilles Tendon and a Stray Cat Stuck in the Bilge! NON-STOP CHAOS!!

The craziness continues to follow us as we move closer to Christmas. Oh, what we'd give for a dull, boring day!!

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Article

I Paid Good Money for Writer's Services - And Got Ripped Off!! - by Gini Graham Scott, Ph.D., CEO, Changemakers Publishing and Writing

I Paid Good Money for Writer's Services - And Got Ripped Off!! 

Be careful and do your homework before paying for extra "services" from publishers

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Ask The Expert

"My publisher killed my book without telling me! What can I do?"

"My publisher killed my book without telling me! What can I do?"

Getting your book back on the market can be fast, and FAR cheaper than you paid last time around!

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Paying Markets

BrassIMAGAZINE

“brass|MEDIA is a multimedia company. We are currently looking for writers for magazine articles as well as blog posts for both of our blogs, brassmagazine.com/blog and moneysideoflife.com. We’re also interested in other media, such as infographics, comics or videos. Sign up for our contributor list at the guidelines link below to access guides, pay scale information, and gain access to our email list, which distributes information about current writing opportunities. Our goal is to inspire and educate young adults in the 16-25 age range about the money side of life.” Welcomes new writers. Circ. 150k. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms six months after acceptance. Buys all rights. Responds one week. Subscription $12.95

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Airbrush Action Magazine

“Airbrush Action is edited for all airbrush applications, including automotive art, illustration, T-shirt airbrushing, body art, model/hobby applications, pin-up art, pinstriping, and more.” 90% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 40K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms in issue after acceptance. Responds in two days. Sample articles available online. Subscription $24.95. Guidelines available by email.

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Bear Deluxe Magazine

“The Bear Deluxe Magazine is a semiannual publication looking at place-based themes through a magazine format of journalism, creative nonfiction, essays, interviews, poetry, fiction and reviews.” Welcomes new writers. 50% freelance. Circ. 44K. Biannually. Pays on publication. Publishes ms within three months of acceptance. Buys first rights and online rights for one year. Accepts some reprints. Responds within three months. Sample copy available by mail for $5. Subscription $10, $16 Canada, $20 other.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 12/21/2017

NEED WRITERS, BLOGGERS, EDITORS, AUTHORS, OR OTHER CREATIVE FOLKS?? We'll post your ad on WritersWeekly FOR FREE. Please complete THIS FORM. 

See the links to these jobs here.

Freelance Health & Science Writer – Pays $25-$50/hour
blind ad

Freelance Food & Grocery Reporter – includes benefits
Industry Dive

Freelance Cryptocurrency Writer – Pays up to $100/article
TheBigCoin

Freelance Technical Writer – Training and Video Specialist
Agiloft

Freelance Copywriter/Blogger/Content Manager
IdeaRocket

Freelance Ad Copywriter
JustAnswer LLC.

Freelance Weekend Editor
Entertainment Daily

Freelance Freelance Blogger/Ghost Byline Writer – Pays $200-$320/blog post
SecurityScorecard

Freelance Copyeditors and Proofreaders
Simon & Schuster

Freelance Mathematics Writers and Editors
The Research Masters

Freelance German Copywriter
Spotzer

Freelance Native English Proofreader
Spotzer

Freelance Translator
Spotzer

Freelance Spanish Copywriter
Spotzer

Freelance Dutch Copywriter
Spotzer

Freelance Social Media Content Coordinator – some travel required
Gusto

Freelance Writers
Grunge.com

Freelance VR Editor – Pays $0.04/65 character line
Professional Dictation Associates

Freelance Blogger
UrbanFootprint

Freelance Christian News, Education & Book Reviews
Enlightened Little Souls, Inc.

Freelance Ghostwriter – Pays $28k – $40k/year
Write My Wrongs

Freelance Lifestyle and Product Photography Team – Pays $40/hour, some on-site work needed in New York City
Commodity

Freelance Writer
The American Program Bureau

Freelance Writer
Verge Campus

Freelance Proposal Writer – Medicaid – some travel required
Aetna

Freelance Content Writer for Ecommerce Sign Company – must live near North County San Diego
ADASD

Freelance Transcriptionist (Non-Medical)
Athreon

Freelance Transcriptionist
Athreon

Freelance English to Swedish Translator
Doist

See the links to these jobs here.

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Success Story

I Earn $900/Month Publishing a Community Newsletter! by Wayne Adams

I Earn $900/Month Publishing a Community Newsletter!

Writing newsletters for small municipalities is an often overlooked money making opportunity!

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings - 12/21/17

Whispers and Warnings - 12/21/17

Amazon delivery trouble; Unauthorized cover art; #MeToo; and HTML copyright infringement

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