---

Table of Contents

---

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.!)

Click here to Ask Angela!

---

From the Publisher's Desk

Can You REALLY Trust Your Secretary, Webmaster, or Publishing Consultant to "Sign" Your Publishing Agreement?

Can You REALLY Trust Your Secretary, Webmaster, or Publishing Consultant to "Sign" Your Publishing Agreement?

An author recently asked his webmaster to complete a publishing contract on his behalf (which was, of course, not legally binding). What the author learned later, however, was quite disturbing...

Read more.

---

News From "The Floating Home Office"

When Your Nostril Hairs Instantly Freeze...

Jack was playing on the bed a moment ago and I asked Ali, "Is he going to fall off, or crawl off?" She said no. I guess he heard me because seconds later, this happened...

Read more.

---

Feature Article

Turn Your One-Time Clients Into Long Term Clients! - By Sara Araujo

How to Turn Your One-Time Clients Into Long Term Clients! - By Sara Araujo

Spend more time writing and less time selling (yourself.) Learn how to win repeat projects from your current clients!

Read more.

---
---

Paying Markets For Writers & Photographers

Fine Books & Collections

Fine Books & Collections

“Fine Books & Collections covers a broad range of topics and subjects of interest to book collectors, dealers, librarians, curators, and bibliophiles, from early manuscripts, to modern first editions and fine art, and everything in between.” 90% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 8K. Quarterly. Pays within 30 days of acceptance. Publishes ms 2-3 months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within one month. 

Pays $0.20/word for 500-2000 words. Submit short but detailed query by email.

Read more.

---
Humanities

Humanities

“We are the magazine of the National Endowment for the Humanities. We exist to report on and discuss projects funded by NEH and the state humanities councils.” 50% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 6K. Bimonthly. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within one week. Sample copy available online. Subscription $24, $33.60 outside the U.S. Guidelines not available. .

Pays flat fee that varies with department.

Read more.

---
Healing Lifestyles & Spas

Healing Lifestyles & Spas

"Our readers wish to connect with a greater purpose, hope to infuse nature into their lives, and desire to feel more balanced with the least amount of stress. Healing Lifestyles & Spas content focuses on integrating healing remedies, alternative medicine, natural living, spa wisdom, and nature into our lives, providing tools and inspiration to lead a more healthy and healing lifestyle. We believe that spa living is a day-to-day experience, not an occasional practice. We all need to slow down, press pause, and nurture this absolute need to give back to ourselves. Living a healing lifestyle means taking care of the Earth and its people, and we thereby emphasize environmental awareness and sustainable living as a necessary component on this path. Remember to Live Mindfully, Eat Joyfully, Travel Consciously..." Welcomes new writers. Circ. online only. Pays on publication. Publishes ms. approx. 2 weeks after acceptance. Buys one-time rights. No reprints. Responds quickly. Sample articles online. Subscription free. Guidelines not available.

$150-$500 for 1000-2000 words.

Read more.

---
Hotghostwriter Ltd.

Hotghostwriter Ltd.

"We are a fast-paced, growing ghostwriting service that can provide you with consistent and exciting projects week after week! Our mission is to provide the highest quality novels and a great experience to our clients, and we want you to be part of this mission." Pays on acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within 48 hours. Guidelines available by email.

$13.00 per 1,000 words

Read more.

---
---

Freelance Writing and Editing Jobs

Writing, Editing, Blogging, and other Creative Freelance Jobs For 12/13/2018

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 Editor – Pays $26/hour
All That’s Interesting

Freelance News Editor – includes benefits
Grist

Freelance Cyclicals Reporter – Pays $20/hour
OTR Global (OTR®)

Freelance Content Update Editor – Pays $25-$35/hour
Dotdash

Freelance Personal Finance Writer
LendingTree

Freelance Content Writers
Sirena

Freelance Online Marketing Blogger
Authority Hacker

Freelance Guest Blogger
Confidential

Freelance Content Writer
RAKUNA

Freelance Politics Copy Editor
Blavity

Freelance Copy Editor
Healthline Media

Freelance Copywriter
LowCostWebDesignFirm.com

Freelance Writer for Adwords/Bing Support
Cardwell Beach

Freelance Texas Lifestyle & Trending News Writer
Narcity Media

Freelance Content Writer
Design Everest

Freelance Writer
Setting Mind

Freelance Techical Writer
Sphere Inc.

Freelance SEO Content Writer
Web Strategy Plus

Freelance Story Producer/Researcher
Forbes Media

Freelance Content Writer
Konsus

Freelance Writer – with experience in grilling – pays $50/article
blind ad

Freelance Wellness Writers/Bloggers – Pays $60-$100/blog post
Ipnos

Freelance Health And Wellness Contributors – Pays $75-$100/article
HoneyColony

Freelance Bloggers – Pays $15/hour
blind ad

Freelance Translator/Transcriber – Armenian – Pays $3/audio minute
PGLS

Freelance Translator/Transcriber – Cantonese – Pays $3/audio minute
PGLS

Freelance Translator/Transcriber – Bengali – Pays $3/audio minte
PGLS

Freelance Translation Analyst – English to Indonesian
Unbabel

Freelance Translation Analyst – French to English
Unbabel

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.

---
---

Readers' Letters and Comments

Comments From Our Readers - 12/13/18
---

Freelance Success Story

BLESSING UNDISGUISED - Can You REALLY Make a Living With Your Writing Talents? by Dr. Marlene Caroselli

BLESSING UNDISGUISED - Can You REALLY Make a Living With Your Writing Talents? - by Dr. Marlene Caroselli

Your talents can take you to places imagined. But you have to be open to new opportunities and be ready to jump on them!

Read more.

---

Whispers and Warnings

Her WHAT is getting better?? - Whispers and Warnings 12/06/18

Her WHAT is getting better?? - Whispers and Warnings 12/13/18

Bad Typo (REALLY, REALLY BAD!) In Headline * Author Wins Lawsuit * Photo Copyrights * Amazon Hiring Practices Racist??

Read more.

---

Trivia Question

Question for  12/13/2018:

See this week's question on our home page - WritersWeekly.com

You must be a WritersWeekly.com subscriber to participate in the weekly contests. Subscribe (it's free!).

NOTE: ONLY ONE WINNER PER HOUSEHOLD PER CALENDAR QUARTER, PLEASE.

THIS WEEK’S PRIZE:

A FREE PRINT OR EBOOK OF YOUR CHOICE from BookLocker.com! Thousands to choose from!

 

---
---