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From the Publisher's Desk

World's Worst Query Letters and Book Proposals For October, 2018!

World's Worst Query Letters and Book Proposals For October, 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. Featured below are real quotes from query letters and book proposals submitted to us over the past few weeks. Yes, we can learn from others’ mistakes! In case you’re a new reader, please know that we …

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News From The "Home Office"

Have You Been to a Paint-While-Drinking Place?

Have You Been to a Paint-While-Drinking Place?

Well? How do you like my painting?? Please be honest!

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Feature Article

THIRTEEN FOR HALLOWEEN! 13 Creepy (Paying!) Horror Markets for Writers! - By Chris Saunders

THIRTEEN FOR HALLOWEEN! 13 Creepy (Paying!) Horror Markets for Writers! - By Chris Saunders

Why not get into the, ahem, spirit of things, surrender to the dark side, and try your hand at writing (and selling!) a horror story?

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Ask The Expert

"Should I wait for the Library of Congress to process my copyright registration before I publish my book?" NO!

"Should I wait for the Library of Congress to process my copyright registration before I publish my book?" NO!

When registering a copyright for a book, nobody waits for the government anymore...

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Paying Markets For Writers & Photographers

Bear Deluxe Magazine

Bear Deluxe Magazine

“The Bear Deluxe Magazine is a semiannual publication looking at place-based themes through a magazine format of journalism, creative nonfiction, essays, interviews, poetry, fiction and reviews.” Welcomes new writers. 50% freelance. Circ. 44K. Biannually. Pays on publication. Publishes ms within three months of acceptance. Buys first rights and online rights for one year. Accepts some reprints. Responds within three months. Sample copy available by mail for $5. Subscription $10, $16 Canada, $20 other. 

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BrassIMAGAZINE

“brass|MEDIA is a multimedia company. We are currently looking for writers for magazine articles as well as blog posts for both of our blogs, brassmagazine.com/blog and moneysideoflife.com. We’re also interested in other media, such as infographics, comics or videos. Sign up for our contributor list at the guidelines link below to access guides, pay scale information, and gain access to our email list, which distributes information about current writing opportunities. Our goal is to inspire and educate young adults in the 16-25 age range about the money side of life.” Welcomes new writers. Circ. 150k. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms six months after acceptance. Buys all rights. Responds one week. Subscription $12.95.

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Bookmarks Magazine

Bookmarks Magazine

“Bookmarks magazine introduces readers to the “best in books” through consensus-oriented reviews of new books in all genres, classic and contemporary author profiles and interviews, book group and reader picks, and more.” Welcomes new writers. 50% freelance. Circ. 40K. Bimonthly. Pay varies by article type and ranges from $30-$400. Publishes ms within one to two issues after acceptance. No reprints. Responds within one week. Sample article at website. Subscription $27.95. Guidelines email Jessica at jessica@bookmarksmagazine.com.Guidelines email Jessica at jessica@bookmarksmagazine.com.

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The Cincinnati Review

The Cincinnati Review

“The Cincinnati Review is a literary magazine published biannually out of the University of Cincinnati. Prose and poetry from our pages has appeared in anthologies including Best American Poetry, Best American
Short Stories, Best American Essays, and others.” 100% Freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 1000. Biannual. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 3-6 months after acceptance. Sample copy available for $9 online. Subscription $15. Guidelines online at https://www.cincinnatireview.com/submission_guidelines.

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Channel Partners

Channel Partners

“For more than two decades, Channel Partners has been the leader in providing news and analysis to indirect sales channels serving the communications industry. It is the unrivaled resource for resellers, aggregators, agents, brokers, VARs, systems integrators, interconnects and dealers that provide network-based communications and computing services, associated CPE and applications as well as managed and professional services. Channel Partners includes a monthly print publication, electronic newsletters, Webinars, Reports, Buyer's Guides and more. Join us on LinkedIn at Channel Partners Network.” Welcomes new writers. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms within one month of acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds one week. Guidelines available by email.

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Freelance Writing and Editing Jobs

Writing, Editing, Blogging, and other Creative Freelance Jobs For 10/04/2018

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 Writer – Pays $250/article and $1/word for press releases
American Institute of Physics

Freelance Home & Mortgage Writer – includes benefits
NerdWallet

Freelance MedTech Reporter – includes benefits
Industry Dive

Freelance Content Writer – Pays $11/hour
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Freelance Tech-Savvy Journalist
Digital Trends

Freelance Academic Writers – Pays $7.50-$22/page
Ultius, Inc.

Freelance Mountain Sports Blogger/Writer
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Freelance Content Writer – Pays $20/hour
Beycome

Freelance Contract Writer
Upsource

Freelance Junior Copywriter – Pays $15-$20/hour
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Freelance Social Media Copywriter – Pays $200/month
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Freelance NBA & NFL Contributors
Heavy Inc.

Freelance Mathematics Grades K-8 Managing Editor
Curriculum Associates, LLC

Freelance Content Manager/Editor
ClickThere, LLC

Freelance Content Marketing Editor – includes benefits
Animalz

Freelance Cloud/Cybersecurity Reviewer
Cloudwards

Freelance Business and Niche Industry Writers
Exponential, Inc.

Freelance Writers – Pays $300+/article
Perfect Strangers Magazine

Freelance Copywriter
LowCostWebDesignFirm.com

Freelance Legal Content Writer – Pays $36K/year
Injurius

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

Freelance Writer
Grunge.com

Freelance Content Writer
Utility Partners of America

Freelance Writer
Diply

Freelance Copywriter
Guru Media Solutions

Freelance E-Commerce Product Listing Specialist/Product Content Writer
Baron USA – Five Oceans

Freelance Technical Writer – Pays $20-$23/hour
Providence Technology Solutions

Freelance Resume Writer
Inside Recruiter, LLC

Freelance Technical Editor
GP Strategies Corporation

Freelance Content Editor – Pays $40/post
BuildZoom

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

Finding Comfort in the Nature – and Writing about It! by Tatiana Claudy

Finding Comfort in the Nature – and Writing about It! by Tatiana Claudy

During my walks in the woods and fields, I admired God’s creation, and learned spiritual lessons. I wanted to share my observations and feelings with others. But how?

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Whispers and Warnings

Amazon Drivers Speak Out - WritersWeekly Whispers and Warnings - 10/04/18

Amazon Drivers Speak Out - WritersWeekly Whispers and Warnings - 10/04/18

Cuatomer Poaching * Led Zepplin Copyright Infringement * Predatory Science Journals * Amazon Drivers' Labor Woes * Amazon turning Whole Foods employees into 'robots?'; Amazon increases min. wage but cuts benefits?!

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Trivia Question

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