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Angela's Desk

AUTHORS, PLEASE DO THE MATH! How Much Does it REALLY Cost to Sell to Bookstores?

AUTHORS, PLEASE DO THE MATH! How Much Does it REALLY Cost to Sell to Bookstores?

After deducting your time and expense to "sell" one or two copies to a bookstore, you can be pretty far in the hole! Your time can be used far more efficiently to sell far more books!

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News From The "Home Office"

Please Don't Let Me Keep Doing This!

Please Don't Let Me Keep Doing This!

Do you think our 9-month-old grandson looks a bit freaked out?

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Article

Statistics, Questions, and Personal Stories - How to INSTANTLY Engage Your Audience! by Katerina Nikolaeva

Statistics, Questions, and Personal Stories - How to INSTANTLY Engage Your Audience! by Katerina Nikolaeva

If you want to grab your audience’s attention, and influence your readers, you'd better be fast! 

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Ask The Expert

"A marketing firm wants me to pay them to promote my book BEFORE it's finished? I thought you said that's a bad idea?!"

"A marketing firm wants me to pay them to promote my book BEFORE it's finished? I thought you said that's a bad idea?!"

Our BookLocker.com competitors HATE it when I share this advice with authors. Why? Because it really cuts into their bottom line...

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Paying Markets For Writers & Photographers

Lion Magazine

Lion Magazine

"We carry stories and photos of Lions’ service projects and Lions’ activities." 30% free lance. Welcomes new authors. Circ. 350K. Monthly. Pays 30 days after publication. Publishes ms after four months. Buys all rights. Accepts reprints. Responds after 2 weeks to queries. Email editor for sample of magazine. Subscriptions for members of Lions clubs and receive the magazine as part of their dues. Guidelines by email.

Pays $0.50-$1.00/word. 

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Mining People Magazine

Mining People Magazine

“CPM is an easy-reading, homespun magazine featuring coal people and coal towns, with special sections on news and product development.” 40% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 14.2K. Monthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms one month after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within one week. Sample copy available by email. Subscription $25. Guidelines available by email.

Pays flat fee of $250 for up to 2500 words.

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Kashrus Magazine

Kashrus Magazine

“Information for the kosher consumer.” 25% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 8K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms two weeks to two months after acceptance. Buys first rights. No reprints. Responds within 24 hours. Sample copy available for $3 by mail. Subscription $24; $40 outside the U.S. Guidelines not available.

Pays $125-$200 for 700-1200 words.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 06/14/2018

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Freelance Finance Writer – Pays $45K-$60K/year
Fit Small Business

Freelance Buyer’s Guide/Technology Writer – Pays $45K-$60K/year
Fit Small Business

Freelance Politics Writers
Heavy Inc.

Freelance Writer
Your Best Digs

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

Freelance Researcher/Writer – Pays $20/hour
Boss Betty News

Freelance Fast Reader/Researcher/Writer
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Freelance Writer
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Freelance Blogger/Journalist – Pays $25/hour
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Freelance Small Business & Accounting Writers
OneSpace.com

Freelance Small Business & Accounting Editors
OneSpace.com

Freelance Part-time Editor
Overlap

Freelance Copywriter
The Blacklight

Freelance Pet Writers
Red Cat Media

Freelance Fin Blogger
Cilglobalip

Freelance Resume Writer – Pays $40-$120/day
BOLD

Freelance Technical Writer
Wuxi AppTec

Freelance Writing Editor – includes benefits
Great Minds

Freelance Resume Writer – Pays $48K-$96K/year
Simplified Resumes

Freelance Lifestyle & Local Writer
Narcity Media Inc.

Freelance Part-time Copywriter/Senior Copywriter
The Access Group

Freelance Writer
NaturallyCurly

Freelance Editors – Pays $16/hour
First Quarter Finance

Freelance Technical Writer
Marathon TS

Freelance Writer – includes benefits
NerdWallet

Freelance Writer
Parmele Law Firm, P.C.

Freelance Mandarin Fluent Technical Writer
Insight Global

Freelance Content Writer
Living Hope Magazine

Freelance Sports Reporters/Writers
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Freelance English to (Brazilian) Portuguese Translator
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Success Story

How I Turned One Trip into a Dozen Stories - By Marcia Frost

How I Turned One Trip into a Dozen Stories - By Marcia Frost

Publications paying expenses and $1 to $2 a word are very rare these days. The only way to make a freelance travel writing career work is if I can turn that one trip into a dozen different articles. It’s not as hard as it sounds. All it takes is looking at your experiences to find different angles that fit an array …

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Whispers and Warnings

WritersWeekly.com Whispers and Warnings for 06/14/18

WritersWeekly.com Whispers and Warnings for 06/14/18

Some Tate Publishing properties seized and authors may eventually end up with nothing; Alexa, impove your lanborers' working conditions. Amazon Blasted Over China Echo Factory Conditions "Workers were required to work more than 100 hours of monthly overtime in violation of Chinese labor law that limits overtime to 36 hours a month" European Union may crack down ... on memes! Revamped EU copyright law could mean the death of memes “Should Article 13 …

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