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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk - Complaints About CreateSpace - Part V

* Home Office - Will "No Tan Lines" Tip Over?! And, ONLY 8 DAYS Until the Winter, 2018 24-Hour Short Story Contest!!

* Feature - 11 Faith-Based Paying Markets for Writers

* Q & A - How can I find out if I'm already on the list for your 24-Hour Short Story Contest?

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers - 01/12/18

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 01/12/2018

* Success Story - Don't Overlook "Free" Publications as a Source of Paid Writing Opportunities!!

* Whispers & Warnings for 01/12/2018

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 01/12/2018! Win a free book!

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Angela's Desk

Complaints About CreateSpace - Part V

Complaints About CreateSpace - Part V

BookLocker.com, a firm that competes with CreateSpace (and many others), is the parent company of this publication. Many authors who are unhappy with other publishers have submitted their manuscripts to BookLocker for consideration. However, BookLocker.com vets manuscripts for quality and salability, and rejects a large number of manuscripts each year. When we do, we refer those authors to different P.O.D. …

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Home Office

Will "No Tan Lines" Tip Over?! And, ONLY 8 DAYS Until the Winter, 2018 24-Hour Short Story Contest!!

Will "No Tan Lines" Tip Over?! And, ONLY 8 DAYS Until the Winter, 2018 24-Hour Short Story Contest!!

Last week, it was pretty chilly aboard No Tan Lines (Tanny)! Sitting in the cockpit was almost painful as wind chills reached down into the 30's and 40's. So, we spent most of our time holed up in the cozy interior, working by day and watching movies by night. It warmed up two days ago but, today, we have another …

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Article

11 Faith-Based Paying Markets for Writers by Greta Burroughs

11 Faith-Based Paying Markets for Writers

With so much religious diversity, there are endless opportunities for writers!!

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Ask The Expert

How can I find out if I'm already on the list for your 24-Hour Short Story Contest?

How can I find out if I'm already on the list for your 24-Hour Short Story Contest?

How do you know if you're currently signed up for the latest 24 Hour Short Story Contest?

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Paying Markets

Western Ag Reporter

"A weekly agricultural paper, started in 1940, published in Billings, MT. Not politically correct. Offers to our large and close readership not only the news that affects production agriculture but also a healthy dose of Western history, a weekly cooking column, plenty of patriotic material, and plenty of Western humor." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 15K. Weekly. Pays end of the month. Period between acceptance and publication varies. "Depends on whether their material needs to be printed immediately to be of any use to my readership or whether it can be printed any time ... Depends how large the paper is, and that varies by season -- longest in the spring and fall -- size related DIRECTLY to advertising quantity." Buys first rights. Accepts reprints. Responds one week. Sample copy free for two months by mail with SASE. Subscription $55. "No guidelines other than have something interesting to say that my ag readership would be interested in reading. About 800 words work well. Will work with longer material if the material is good enough." Pays flat fee of $50 for up to 800 words.

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Susquehanna Life Magazine

“Susquehanna Life is a quarterly, four-color, glossy feature-oriented publication with an active, upscale audience evenly divided between males and females ages 38+. Articles take a unique and positive look at a variety of aspects of life in Central Pennsylvania and provide readers with information about places to go, things to do and history. We strive to provide information that is unique and unusual. The most frequent compliment we receive from readers: ‘I’ve lived here all my life and I never knew that until I read it in Susquehanna Life magazine.’” Welcomes new writers. Quarterly. Buys all rights. No reprints. Pays within 2 weeks of publication. Sample $4.95 + $2.75 postage.

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Progressive Populist

"Twice-monthly magazine in tabloid newspaper format that reports on issues of interest to workers, small businesses and family farmers and ranchers." 10% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 10K. Twice monthly. Pays at the end of the quarter in which the article was published. Publishes ms 2 weeks after acceptance. Buys one-time rights. Accepts reprints. Responds "right away." For a sample call 1-800-205-7067 or email populist@usa.net. Subscription $41.95 in US, $87 (US) to Canada, $145 US to other countries. Guidelines by email or by mail with SASE.

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Winemaker

“WineMaker, launched in 1998, covers the full gamut of the winemaking hobby, from beginners to experts, from wine kits to fresh grapes, and is published bi-monthly. Every issue includes expert advice and techniques, award-winning recipes and how-to projects to help you make great wine. Regular columns include troubleshooting common problems with the Wine Wizard, learning special techniques and tips on making a specific style of wine in Varietal Focus, refining your winemaking with Techniques, building gadgets in Projects, growing your own grapes in Backyard Vines and hearing tips, and stories and recipes from fellow home winemakers in Cellar Dwellers. WineMaker gives you practical, well-researched information in a fun format for all home winemakers - whether you use kits, concentrates, juices, non-grape fruits or fresh grapes." Welcomes new writers. 85% freelance. Circ. 50K. Publishes 8 issues/year. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 3-6 months after acceptance. Buys all NA rights. No reprints. Responds 2-8 weeks. Sample copy available by email. Subscription $25, $45 foreign.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 01/12/2018

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Freelance News Contributor
Heavy

Freelance Digital Media Senior Reporter & Writer
OTR Global (OTR®)

Freelance Staff Writer
I Will Teach You To Be Rich

Freelance Legal Marketing Copywriter – Pays $40/page
Martindale-Hubbell

Freelance Writer/Editor – Pays $20/hour
Big Interview

Freelance Writer – Pays $25-$35/hour plus bonuses
Connect Your Home

Freelance News, Reviews & Feature Writers
The Indie Game Website

Freelance Senior Technical Writer
Logapps LLC

Freelance Social Media Writer and Content Creator – Pays $1500/month
Pop Ratio

Freelance Content Writer – some trips to HQ required
Logic20/20

Freelance Writer
Good Samaritan Industries, LLC.

Freelance Marketing Writer
Steyer Content

Freelance Writers and Editors
Inksplash

Freelance Content Writer
Crawford Group

Freelance Copywriter
In The Mix Promotions, Inc.

Freelance Item Writer – Pays $35-$45/hour
NRSNG

Freelance Content Writer
Denver Website Designs

Freelance Inbound Marketing Writer, EMEA
Wings4U

Freelance Writers
JobHero

Freelance Family/Pet/Home Care Blogger – Pays $75-$400/asset
Measured SEM

Freelance Programming Blogger – Pays $75-$400/asset
Measured SEM

Freelance Content Writer – Pays up to $1000/article
Blasting News Inc.

Freelance Video Games Writer
Launch Media Network

Freelance Staff Writer
Ballotpedia

Freelance Developmental Editor
DiversityEdu

Freelance Pop Culture News Writer
Cinema Blend

Freelance Writer – Pays $45-$85/hour
Resume Inc.

Freelance Transcriptionists – Pays $8.50-$13/hour
Copytalk Business Services Sarasota

Freelance Transcriptionist
AST Services, LLC

Freelance Transcriber/Video Captioners – Pays $10-$20/hour
3Play Media

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Success Story

Don't Overlook "Free" Publications as a Source of Paid Writing Opportunities!! by Matt Roberts

Don't Overlook "Free" Publications as a Source of Paid Writing Opportunities!!

Offering to write a story for a free supermarket publication won me regular freelance work!

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings - 01/12/18

Whispers and Warnings - 01/12/18

Russia Dossier Lawsuit; Amazon Workers on Foodstamps; Burke Ramsey Lawsuit; Invasion of Privacy

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