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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk - Complaints about Bookmasters / Atlas Books

* Home Office - Our Friend Who Almost Cut Off His Own Leg!

* Feature - PRESS PASS: Why You Want It and How to Get It!

* Q & A - "Will you please write a blurb for my book...even though you've never read it?"

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers - 01/04/18

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 01/04/2018

* Success Story - I Moved to a New Country and Became a Features Writer!

* Whispers & Warnings for 01/04/2018

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 01/04/2018! Win a free book!

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Angela's Desk

Complaints about Bookmasters / Atlas Books

Complaints about Bookmasters / Atlas Books!

Considering using Bookmasters / Atlas Books to publish your book? You might want to read these angry complaints first... 

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Home Office

Our Friend Who Almost Cut Off His Own Leg!

Our Friend Who Almost Cut Off His Own Leg!

Brian fills in for Angela to tell another interesting story from the live-aboard lifestyle here in Florida! You won't want to miss this one!

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Article

PRESS PASS: Why You Want It and How to Get It! by Joyce Frohn

PRESS PASS: Why You Want It and How to Get It!

Find out how you can get access to people and events that few others can!

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Ask The Expert

"Will you please write a blurb for my book...even though you've never read it?"

"Will you please write a blurb for my book...even though you've never read it?"

Don't ask me to write a fake review for a book I've never read!! You're not gonna BELIEVE this one!

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Paying Markets

New Letters, University House, University of Missouri-Kansas City

“New Letters is an international quarterly magazine featuring fiction, essays, poetry, reviews, and interviews with writers and original art, published by the University of Missouri at Kansas City.” Welcomes new writers. 90% freelance. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 3-9 months after acceptance. Buys First NA rights. No reprints. Responds 3-6 months. Sample copy available online at http://www.newletters.org/magazine/back-issues. Subscription $22, $34 foreign Guidelines online at http://www.newletters.org/writers-wanted/submission

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Lake Superior Magazine

“Lake Superior Magazine covers the watershed and extended neighborhood of Lake Superior - including the shores of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan and Ontario. All stories must have a regional focus. We are more in the style of the old Look and Life magazines, with solid journalism as well as lifestyle stories and fantastic photography (for which we are noted).” Welcomes new writers. 50% freelance. Circ. 20K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 2-12 months after acceptance. Buys first NA rights. Accepts some reprints. Responds 3-6 months. Sample articles online. Subscription $24.95, $34.95CDN, $44.95 foreign.

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Liguorian

“Founded in 1913 by the Redemptorists Liguorian conveys a consistent joyful message of God’s plentiful redemption. In its tone and selection of material, it communicates a timely pastoral message to Catholics on matters of the faith, practices, Christian living, and social justice. While not championing positions contrary to core Church belief, Liguorian exposes its readers to the best elements of Catholic spirituality and traditions to help them navigate the contemporary world assisted by their faith.” 25-30% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 50K. Publishes 10 issues/year. No reprints. Responds 2-4 weeks. Sample copy available by email. Subscription $25, $32 foreign.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 01/04/2018

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

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Freelance News Writer – Pays up to $15k salary
Stacker

Freelance Healthcare Reporter – includes benefits
Industry Dive

Freelance Social Media Editor – includes benefits
Student Loan Hero

Freelance Cryptocurrency Writer
TheBigCoin.io

Freelance Mystery, YA and Commercial Women’s Fiction Ghostwriters
blind ad

Freelance Writing Lab Coordinator – Pays $17/hour
Brainfuse

Freelance Astrology Writer
Elite Daily

Freelance Content Writer
Konsus, Inc.

Freelance Illustrator – expert in chart re-drawing
Konsus, Inc.

Freelance Content Writer
OnTheGoSystems Limited

Freelance Writer
Higher Education

Freelance Medical Scientific Writers – medical device industry
Regulatory and Quality Solutions LLC (R&Q)

Freelance Item Writers
CenterPoint Education Solutions

Freelance Electrical Engineering Writer – Pays $60k-$75k/year
First Page Sage

Freelance Staff Writer
I Will Teach You To Be Rich

Freelance Technical Writer/Editor
QuantumBio Inc.

Freelance Writer
Blue Label Labs

Freelance Managing Editor, Pinstripe Alley (New York Yankees)
Vox Media, Inc.

Freelance Managing Editor, Red Reporter (Cincinnati Reds)
Vox Media, Inc.

Freelance Writer
Slashdigit.com

Freelance VR Editor
OneVoiceData

Freelance NBA Social Media Contributor – Houston Rockets
Vox Media, Inc.

Freelance Copywriters/Ghostwriters
EAK Digital Ltd

Freelance Content Writer – Pays $10-$12/hour
Swanky Party Box

Freelance Copywriter – Pays $15-$50/hour, some on-site work required
Plus972 Group

Freelance Copywriter – Pays $50k-$60k/year
Kore1.com

Freelance Entertainment Writer
POPSUGAR

Freelance Beauty Writer
POPSUGAR

Freelance Moms Writer
POPSUGAR

Freelance Fitness Writer
POPSUGAR

Freelance Writer
UrbanBound

Freelance Proofreader
Cognella, Inc.

See the links to these jobs here.

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Success Story

I Moved to a New County and Become a Features Writer! – By Karen Donald

I Moved to a New Country and Became a Features Writer!

Moving to Indonesia was a big step, prompting this writer to take more...

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings - 01/04/18

Whispers and Warnings - 01/04/18

Jailed Turkish journalists must wear a uniform; Can a U.S. president sue an author and publisher?; $1.6B Spotify Lawsuit; Journalists killed, detained, held hostage or missing in 2017

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