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Angela's Desk

World’s Worst Query Letters and Book Proposals For May, 2018!

World’s Worst Query Letters and Book Proposals For May, 2018!

Oh, yes! We know you’re excited!! Today, we’re going to share another installment of our popular column, World’s Worst Query Letters and Book Proposals.

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News From The "Home Office"

During Our First Real Sailing Trip This Week, We Started Taking on Water!

During Our First Real Sailing Trip This Week, We Started Taking on Water!

A million words were flying through my head. I knew we weren't going to die but I didn't want to lose the boat and ALL of our belongings. Could we get her close enough to land to run her aground? Was that even a good idea?!

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Article

The Most Reliable Way to Get AND Monetize Blog Traffic! by Bryan Grey

The Most Reliable Way to Get AND Monetize Blog Traffic! by Bryan Grey

Traffic is king when it comes to selling your product or service through your blog...but how do you get subscribers, and keep them? It's not difficult!

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Ask The Expert

"Why won't Amazon let my relatives post (fake!) reviews about my new book?"
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Paying Markets For Writers & Photographers

Rock Chuck Summit

Rock Chuck Summit

"Overtime, a series of one-story chapbooks, was created to showcase some of the stories we receive that are a little too long for our Workers Write! series, but are worthy of publication. We are looking for stories between 5,000 - 12,000 words, where work is a central theme. (We also will consider serializing novels about the workplace. Please query first.)" Welcomes new writers. Circ. 500. Quarterly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms 6-12 months after acceptance. Rights purchased varies. Accepts reprints. Responds 1 week to queries; 1 month to stories. Samples at website. Subscription $20/year print; $5/year electronic (includes an issue of Overtime).

Pays: $45-$75

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Provincetown Arts

Provincetown Arts

“Published annually in July since 1985, Provincetown Arts focuses broadly on artists, performers, and writers who inhabit or visit the tip of Cape Cod, and seeks to stimulate creative activity and enhance public recognition of the nation's oldest continuous art colony. Drawing on a century-long tradition rich in art, theater, and writing, Provincetown Arts publishes essays, fiction, interviews, journals, performance pieces, poetry, profiles, reporting, reviews, and visual features, with a view toward demonstrating that a community of artists, functioning outside the urban centers, is a utopian dream with an ongoing vitality.” 90% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 8K. Annually. Pays on publication. Publishes ms in issue published after acceptance. Buys first NA serial rights. Responds within two weeks. Sample copy available by email.

Pays $80-$750.

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Talent Inc.

Talent Inc.

"We help job seekers craft their personal brands and write the next chapter of their careers. Through our brands, TopResume and CVNow, we have written and reviewed millions of resumes and CVs." 

CURRENT NEEDS: Resume writers.

Pays $20-$35/resume.

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Wonder

"Wonder is an on-demand research network where bright minds like you come to explore intriguing and intellectually stimulating topics. With Wonder, you can earn while you learn. It's simple. Do research, get paid. The research you'll do serves as the bedrock for strategies and initiatives by our clients, who include top-tier consulting firms, VCs, and international marketing agencies. As a Wonder Analyst, you’ll choose where and when you want to work, learn about new topics, and develop useful professional skills. Best of all, you’ll get paid for each research request you complete!

Pays $10-$16 per research task.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 05/10/2018

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 Marketing Writer – Pays 45K-60K/year
Fit Small Business

Freelance Western U.S. News Editor
Newsweek

Freelance Science Writer
Newsweek

Freelance Content Writer
The Found Gen

Freelance Copy Editor – Pays $18-$22/hour
Emailbroadcast.com

Freelance Creative Writers – Pays $13-$15/hour
Virtual Dating Assistants

Freelance Creative Copywriter
Unearth

Freelance Content Writer
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Freelance Blockchain/Cryptocurrency Writers – Pays $10-$30/post
Coins & Keys

Freelance Sex Positive Writers – Pays $100+/article
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Freelance Real Estate Blogger – Pays $15/hour
AMLI Residential

Freelance Technical Writer
Binary Star

Freelance Copywriter and Blogger
Advant Interactive

Freelance Copywriter
Vendo

Freelance Medical Editor
M3 USA

Freelance Editor w/ SEO & Content Marketing Emphasis
Propecta

Freelance Beauty Copywriter
Beverly Glen Laboratories, Inc.

Freelance Content Writer
Viome

Freelance Web Content Writer
Creativum

Freelance Copywriter
Lightboard

Freelance Guide Writer – for video games
Launch Media Network

Freelance SEO Writer
HubShout LLC.

Freelance Home Security Digital Content Writer
ADT Authorized Dealer

Freelance Writer for African-American Business + Community Guide – Pays $150/guide
TNB Interactive LLC.

Freelance News Writer
Bustle

Freelance Content Creators & Writers – Pays $30-$55/hour
Fueled

Freelance Journal Editor
Johns Hopkins University

Freelance Editor
The Strategic Solution

Freelance Medical Writer
Katalyst Healthcares & Life Sciences

Freelance Transcript Editor/Legal Content Writer – Pays $30/transcript, $20/hour for writing
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See the links to these jobs here.

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Success Story

You WILL Face Famine as a Writer - Here's What to Do When It Happens - by Ingrid Cruz
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Whispers and Warnings

WritersWeekly.com Whispers and Warnings for 05/10/18

WritersWeekly.com Whispers and Warnings for 05/10/18

Amazon workers peeing in trash cans?; Anti-Amazon chapbook a big hit; Candy company sued for copyright infringement, Facebook sued for (allegedly) allowing scam ads...

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