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Angela's Desk

"My novel features real politicians. Since they're public figures, I can't be sued, right?" YES, YOU CAN!

"My novel features real politicians. Since they're public figures, I can't be sued, right?" YES, YOU CAN!

You might think that your book can't possibly harm their reputation but they would be the judge of that (as well as any actual judge or jury in the lawsuit they would probably bring against you)...

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News From The "Home Office"

Minor Surgery Aboard "No Tan Lines" During Tropical Storm Alberto!
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Article

How Not To Age Out Of Paying Markets As A Writer - By Jeanine DeHoney

How Not To Age Out Of Paying Markets As A Writer - By Jeanine DeHoney

Being 40+, 50, 60, 70 and beyond isn’t cause for a shrinking base of readers, nor paying writing markets. It just requires that we write and think edgier, pitch and query editors and publishers with a fresher angle tinged with our wisdom and much honed skill, which is extra icing on the cake.

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Ask The Expert

"Amazon won't talk to me about copyright infringement of my book unless I get an account with them, which requires signing a contract!"

"Amazon won't talk to me about copyright infringement of my book unless I get an account with them, which requires signing a contract!"

My old publishers is still selling my book and that means they're getting money from sales, and not sending me royalties!

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Paying Markets For Writers & Photographers

Enchanted Conversation: A Fairy Tale Magazine

Enchanted Conversation: A Fairy Tale Magazine

“Enchanted Conversation, an online publication, celebrates the spirit of classic fairy tales through retelling old stories and creating new ones. The audience is age 15 and up.” Kate Wolford, Editor and Publisher. 50% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 15K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms in four to six weeks. Buys first electronic rights. No reprints. Sample copy available online. Subscription $0. 
Pays flat fee of $30 for 700-3000 word stories, and $10/poem

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EContent

EContent

"EContent is a leading authority on the businesses of digital publishing, media, and marketing, targeting executives and decision-makers in these fast-changing markets." 100% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Six Issues per year. Pays on publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys 90-day rights. No reprints. Responds to queries in 24 hours. Sample issue available if you sign up for free subscription. 

Pays $200-$750

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Curve

Curve

“CURVE, the nation's best-selling lesbian magazine, reaches nearly a quarter-million readers each issue and 500,000 online. Savvy, hip and intelligent, CURVE magazine presents the latest in film, pop culture, politics, fashion, travel, automotive, home entertainment, technology and health. Our celebrity interviews, news, style, social issues and reviews have helped CURVE achieve a level of prominence that has kept us in the spotlight for over 20 years.” 40% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 250K. UVs: 500K Hard copy is Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 2-3 months after acceptance. Buys first rights. Accepts some reprints. Responds within two weeks.

Pays $0.15-$0.20/word for 200-2500 words.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 05/31/2018

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Freelance Legal Writers
BluShark Digital LLC

Freelance Prospectus Writer
ROM3

Freelance Copywriter – Pays $75K-$85K/year, plus benefits
Qualified Creatives

Freelance Content Writer
Mastin Kipp

Freelance Proposal Writer
Grand Rounds

Freelance Content Writer
The Bay Street Journal

Freelance Technology Writer
Prose Media

Freelance Senior Writer
Aha! Labs Inc.

Freelance Content Writer/Journalist/Producer/Reporter
IHB

Freelance Sales Copywriter
The Sacred Science, LLC

Freelance Content Writer
Review.org, LLC

Freelance Writers
Exponential, Inc.

Freelance Health Communications Specialist/Copy Editor
SciMetrika

Freelance Content Manager/Strategist/Direct Response Copywriter – Pays $60K-$70K/year
MedPB

Freelance Content Writer – Pays $15-$20/hour
Niche Academy

Freelance Expert Mommy Contributor/Content Writer
Expert Mommy

Freelance Regulatory Writer
Black Diamond Networks

Freelance AWS Security Specialty Exam Question Writer – Pays $20/AWS accepted item
Assessment Education and Research Experts

Freelance Sex & Dating Writer
Elite Daily

Freelance Copywriter
Purple, Rock, Scissors

Freelance Social Copywriter – includes benefits
Tambourine

Freelance Document Editor/Technical Writer
UnitedHealth Group

Freelance Solar Energy Writer
blind ad

Freelance Copywriter – must be available to come into the office on occasion.
Unbridled

Freelance Copywriter – Pays $20-$25/hour
CREATECH

Freelance Web Content Writers – Pays $17/hour
First Quarter Finance

Freelance Writers for Video Game Website
SVG.com

Freelance Transcriber – Pays $40-$45/audio hour
National Capitol Contracting

Freelance Voice Writer/Transcriber
TransPerfect

Freelance Translator
Ata Translation Agency

See the links to these jobs here.

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Success Story

8 Great Ways to Jog Your Memory for Creative Non-fiction Writing! by Julie Guirgis

8 Great Ways to Jog Your Memory for Creative Non-fiction Writing! by Julie Guirgis

A creative writing class, and the exercises it taught, resulted in publication of my creative non-fiction works!

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Whispers and Warnings

WritersWeekly.com Whispers and Warnings for 05/31/18

WritersWeekly.com Whispers and Warnings for 05/31/18

Downfall of an Empire The Last Days of Time Inc. "An oral history of how the pre-eminent media organization of the 20th century ended up on the scrap heap." "Interview" folding after 50 years. Interview Magazine Shuts Down After Raft of Wage, Harassment Lawsuits The publication was often called “The Crystal Ball of Pop.” The magazine’s articles were often unedited …

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