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Do You Have Questions About Self-Publishing?

Just ask Angela, Publisher of WritersWeekly.com and Co-owner of BookLocker.com! (That's right, talk directly with the owner of BookLocker. No revolving customer service reps, no layers of bureaucracy to navigate, and Made in the U.S.A.!)

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From the Publisher's Desk

Is WattPad a Great Opportunity to Promote Your Writing - Or a Toilet to Flush Your Work For Free??

Is WattPad a Great Opportunity to Promote Your Writing - Or a Toilet to Flush Your Work For Free??

I have to admit. When I first heard about this business model, my B.S. antenna went up. So, I did some further research, and here is what I found...

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News From The "Home Office"

THE HOY BOYS GO HOG WILD! How Much Ammo Did Mason (age 12) Need On His First Hog Hunting Trip?

THE HOY BOYS GO HOG WILD! How Much Ammo Did Mason (age 12) Need On His First Hog Hunting Trip?

I turned around, and saw a large, blonde hog at the feeder! In slow motion, I stepped back to my chair, and slowly lowered my phone to the floor...which knocked over my metal water container. CLANG!!!

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Feature Article

Paying Family Humor Markets for Writers! - By: Jennifer Brown Banks

Paying Family Humor Markets for Writers! by Jennifer Brown Banks

There is money to be made from selling funny family stories. But, be forewarned. There’s a right and wrong way to use your family as fodder for maximum results...

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Ask The Expert

Can a Ghostwriter Be Sued for Libel or Invasion of Privacy?

Can a Ghostwriter Be Sued for Libel or Invasion of Privacy?

"A woman wants me to ghostwrite a book about her abusive childhood? This makes me nervous. Could I be sued?"

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Paying Markets For Writers & Photographers

Sierra

Sierra

“Sierra is a source of information, entertainment, and inspiration for people who care deeply about nature. Our mission is to encourage the Sierra Club’s 500,000-plus members (and other readers) to explore, enjoy, and protect the planet.“ Welcomes new writers. 75% freelance. Circ. 600K. Bimonthly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms 1-6 months after acceptance. Buys first NA serial rights. No reprints. Responds within 30 days. 

Pays $1.00-$1.50/word for new writers.

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Outpost Magazine

Outpost Magazine

"Canada's only international adventure-travel magazine." Warmly welcomes new writers. Bi-monthly print; weekly online. Pays on publication. Publishes manuscript within a month of acceptance if publishing online; longer for print. Buys exclusive story rights; photo rights vary with the story. No reprints. Responds within a month.  

Pays up to $50 (CAD) for online publication for 800-1500 words; competitive rates for longer articles in print.

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Salt Lake

Salt Lake

This publication ONLY works with local writers. Do not contact them if you are not located in their city.

“Lifestyle, fashion and culture magazine, glossy for Park City, Salt Lake City and Utah.” Welcomes new writers. 33% freelance. Circ. 127K. Bimonthly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms 2-4 months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within one month. 

Pays $0.45/word.

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RUSSIAN LIFE

RUSSIAN LIFE

"A bimonthly magazine on Russian culture, history, travel and life." 70%-80% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 20K. Bimonthly. Pays 30 days after publication. Publishes ms 1-6 months after acceptance. Buys either first serial, second serial or all rights. Accepts reprints. Responds 1 month. 

Pays $300 per article for 2000-4000 words.

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Freelance Writing and Editing Jobs

Writing, Editing, Blogging, and other Creative Freelance Jobs For 09/20/2018

NEED WRITERS, BLOGGERS, EDITORS, AUTHORS, PHOTOGRAPHERS, 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 Content Writer/Editor
MyBookie

Freelance Investigative Reporter
WhoWhatWhy

Freelance Staff Writer
Zapier

Freelance Managing Editor/Editorial Director - Pays $90K/year, plus benefits
The Oracles

Freelance Research Analyst/Writer - Pays $15-$25/hour
Wonder

Freelance Personal Finance Writer/Editor
Napkin Finance

Freelance Content Writer - Pays $200-$300/article, depending on length
Harv Eker International

Freelance Writer - Pays $0.07-$0.10/word
Tempesta Media

Freelance Proofreader - Pays $0.011-$0.017/word
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Freelance Writers - Pays $25/hour
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Freelance Fitness Writer
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Freelance Copywriter - Pays $10-$20/hour
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Freelance Executive Resume Writer
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Freelance Technical Writer
Gremlin

Freelance Senior Copywriter
Xoop

Freelance Content Writer
Your Hosting 24/7

Freelance Science Curriculum Writer
Great Minds

Freelance Photography Blog Content Editor
iPhone Photography School

Freelance Content Writer
Private Family Office

Freelance Structural Technical Writer
Keystone Experts and Engineers

Freelance Lifestyle & Local Writer
Narcity Media

Freelance Writer
Weedmaps

Freelance German Editor
8 Circuit Studios

Freelance Copywriter
LowCostWebDesignFirm.com

Freelance Technical Editor/Proofreader
LinguaLinx, Inc.

Freelance Financial Writer - Pays $80-$120/hour
Clean Energy Capital

Freelance News Writer
Elite Daily

Freelance Subject Matter Expert - Pays $45/hour
NextStep

See the links to these jobs here.

 NEED WRITERS, BLOGGERS, EDITORS, AUTHORS, PHOTOGRAPHERS, OR OTHER CREATIVE FOLKS?? We'll post your ad on WritersWeekly FOR FREE. Please complete THIS FORM.

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Freelance Success Story

6 Ways I Increased My Writing Income! - by Isabel Järnström

6 Ways I Increased My Writing Income! - by Isabel Järnström

Limiting myself to one topic, pitching one idea at a time, and ignoring what happened outside my niche was bad for my writing career...

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Whispers and Warnings

WritersWeekly.com Whispers and Warnings for 09/20/2018

WritersWeekly.com Whispers and Warnings for 09/20/2018

Bookshops Threatened with legal action for publishing book's synopsis?? * Shady Amazon Employees * Storm Clouds Over Netflix * Harry Potter Festival Fears * Editorial stupidity...

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Readers' Letters and Comments!

Readers' Letters and Comments - 09/20/18

Readers' Letters and Comments - 09/20/18

Angela's "snake fell on my face!" story has horrified and delighted our readers!

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Trivia Question

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