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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk - THIS SATURDAY!! – Curl Up by the Fire and Join Us for the Winter, 2018 24-Hour Short Story Contest!

 

* Home Office - Heading to Key West! It's Gonna Get CRAZY!

* Feature - Using Twitter To Demo Your Work!

* Q & A - "Amazon has sliced the price on all of my books! What gives?"

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers - 01/16/18

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 01/16/2018

* Success Story -  We Need Success Stories - And We'll Pay For Them!!

* Whispers & Warnings for 01/16/2018

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 01/16/2018! Win a free book!

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Angela's Desk

THIS SATURDAY!! – Curl Up by the Fire and Join Us for the Winter, 2018 24-Hour Short Story Contest!

THIS SATURDAY!! – Curl Up by the Fire and Join Us for the Winter, 2018 24-Hour Short Story Contest!

The Fall, 2018 Short Story Contest will start at 12:00 p.m. (noon) central time THIS SATURDAY, January 20, 2018. Come play with us! There is a limit of 500 participants. Most contests fill up so don’t delay if you want to play! Sign up today RIGHT HERE. 1st Place: $300 2nd Place: $250 3rd Place: $200 + 85 other prizes! …

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Home Office

Heading to Key West! It's Gonna Get CRAZY!

Heading to Key West! It's Gonna Get CRAZY!

Don't worry - I'm packing my "Get Out Of Jail Free" card...

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Article

Using Twitter To Demo Your Work! - by Valerie Stimac

Using Twitter To Demo Your Work!

Unique ways to promote your work to Twitter's 330 million users!

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Ask The Expert

Amazon has sliced the price on all of my books! What gives?

"Amazon has sliced the price on all of my books! What gives?"

Why is Amazon slashing book prices and what does it mean for your royalties?

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Paying Markets

Earth Island Journal

“A quarterly magazine about environmental threats and the people who are working to address them.” Welcomes new writers. 75% freelance. Circ. 12K. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 3-6 months after acceptance. Responds 2-4 weeks. Buys first rights. Rarely accepts reprints. Sample copy online at http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/where. Subscription $10. Pays $0.25/word for print, $100 flat fee for online.

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Fine Books & Collections

“Fine Books & Collections covers a broad range of topics and subjects of interest to book collectors, dealers, librarians, curators, and bibliophiles, from early manuscripts, to modern first editions and fine art, and everything in between.” 90% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 8K. Quarterly. Pays within 30 days of acceptance. Publishes ms 2-3 months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within one month. Subscription $19.98, $29.98 Canada; $39.98 other.

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YouthWorker Journal

"Trade journal for youth ministry leaders." 100% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Bimonthly(print), Daily(web). Pays on publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys all rights. Accepts some reprints. Responds one week. Sample copy available by email. Payment varies for articles running 250-1800 words.

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Dance International

"We cover contemporary and classical dance internationally." Welcomes new writers. Quarterly. Pays after publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys non-exclusive rights. Occasionally accepts reprints. Responds promptly. Sample articles online, or try your local newsstand or library. Back issues available for purchase.Subscription $44 US; $24 (CAD) Canada; $54 other. Guidelines not available. "The best guidelines are to read previous issues."

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 01/16/2018

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 Writer/Reporter
Message Lab

Freelance Senior Editor
Mama Natural

Freelance Book Publicist
Smith Publicity

Freelance Writer
Insurify

Freelance Script Writer
Filmless

Freelance Versatile Writers and Editors
Listiller

Freelance Copy Editor
PatientPop

Freelance Writer
Elite Rehab Placement

Freelance Writers – social media
Vivial Media LLC

Freelance Writer
Vaudeville Ventures

Freelance Creative Writer/ Copywriter /Public Relations Specialist
theNTWK.com

Freelance Product Reviews
Giggle Reviews

Freelance Writer
Ajilon

Freelance Writer
Assist On The Run

Freelance Writer
Bits of Knowledge-elearningflashcards.com

Freelance Writer
Marble.com

Freelance Writers – Pays $350/week
HouseTipster.com

Freelance Writer – to write “YouTube/Social Media ‘How to’ Advice Blogs Based off My YouTube Videos”
blind ad

Freelance Writers to write local guides for hotels
Arrivedo

Freelance Writers
JobHero

Freelance Editors
PaperCheck

Freelance Associate Editor
Propecta

Freelance Proofreader – Pays $25/hour
artist agency and law firm

Freelance Sleep/Health/Wellness Writer
Tuck.com

Freelance Writers – trucking
Class A Drivers

Freelance Vietnamese Language Specialist – for language research project
Penn’s Linguistic Data Consortium (LDC)

See the links to these jobs here.

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Success Story

WE NEED SUCCESS STORIES!

WE NEED SUCCESS STORIES!

And We'll PAY For Them!!

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings - 01/16/18

Whispers and Warnings - 01/16/18

Blockchain copyright technology; Political correctness lawsuit; White noise lawsuits; Internet piracy; Sensitivity readers

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Trivia Question

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