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From the Publisher's Desk

How a Lone Bookkeeper Killed a 49-Year-Old Literary Agency

How a Lone Bookkeeper Killed a 49-Year-Old Literary Agency

It feels like we've been watching an episode of American Publishing's Most Wanted. Not many news stories have had me fired up as much as this one!

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News From "The Floating Home Office"

"Buoy Bells?!" A Christmas-in-Florida Sing (and Laugh) Along written by the Naughty Elves at WritersWeekly and BookLocker!

"Buoy Bells?!" A Christmas-in-Florida Sing (and Laugh) Along written by the Naughty Elves at WritersWeekly and BookLocker!

Bet you guys and gals didn't know that WritersWeekly has amazingly talented songwriters in-house, didja? Ha ha ha... Introducing "Buoy Bells!" (Sing to the tune of Silver Bells...)

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Feature Article

MONEY WORRIES AFFECT OUR CREATIVITY! Zero-based Budgeting for Freelancers is the Answer! - By Doug Ronald, Accountant, Auditor and Financial Consultant

MONEY WORRIES AFFECT OUR CREATIVITY! Zero-based Budgeting for Freelancers is the Answer! - By Doug Ronald, Accountant, Auditor and Financial Consultant

Many freelancers have a fluctuating income, which can cause stress, affecting our creativity and productivity. Not to worry! Today, accountant Doug Ronald is teaching us Zero-based Budgeting!

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Paying Markets For Writers & Photographers

The Almanac for Farmers & City Folk

The Almanac for Farmers & City Folk

"The fastest growing Farmer's Almanac with the most accurate weather forecasting. Millions sold. A truly American tradition. Contains all the features you'd expect to find in a farmer's almanac, including Weather Forecasts, Fishing, Planting, and Tide Tables, and Astronomical Data. THE ALMANAC also is packed with intriguing and informative stories and articles on a wide variety of interesting subjects for the whole family. There are plenty of stories and articles, trivia, nostalgia, anecdotes, cookery, and puzzles, as well as lots of helpful information." Welcomes new writers. Annual. Pays on publication. Pays when each annual edition is published, in August of each year. Cut-off for submissions is March 31st. Buys First North American Serial Rights. Occasionally accepts reprints. Sample $5.99. Subscription $18.95 for 3 years. Guidelines by email.

$45/1,000 to 1,200 words max.

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Buckmasters Whitetail Magazine

Buckmasters Whitetail Magazine

"We publish stories about trophy buck harvests; our primary goal is to help readers become better hunters. Story categories: Deer Tales, How-To, Deer Biology/Behavior, Destination." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 198K. 6 issues/year. Pays on publication. Publishes 6-12 months after acceptance. Buys 1st North American rights. Accepts reprints. Responds 30 days or less. Subscription $19.95. Guidelines by email.

Pays up to $600 for an 1,800-word article with photos

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The Antigonish Review

The Antigonish Review

“The Antigonish Review is a quarterly literary journal published by St. Francis Xavier University. The Review features poetry, fiction, reviews and critical articles from all parts of Canada, the US and overseas, using original graphics to enliven the format.” Welcomes new writers. 90% freelance. Circ. 1000. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms six months after acceptance. Buys first rights. No reprints. Responds 4-8 months. Sample copy available by mail for $15. Subscription $35 (Canada), $80 (US), $25 foreign (digital only). 

Pays “$50.00 plus two copies for fiction, essays, articles and book reviews. $5.00 per page to a maximum of $25.00 plus two copies for poetry; $100.00 plus two copies for cover art.”

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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 Travel Staff Writer
Far & Wide

Freelance Finance Staff Writer
Work + Money

Freelance Editorial Staff Writer
Zapier Inc.

Freelance Politics News Writer
Blavity Inc.

Freelance Copywriter
PerformLine Inc.

Freelance Writers and Editors
METRO

Freelance Photography Blog Content Editor
iPhone Photography School

Freelance Guest Blogger
Confidential

Freelance Health Content Writer
Woodside Brands

Freelance Animals/Pets Writer
Collective Press

Freelance Editor - must be based in New York
New York Gal

Freelance Writer
Grunge.com

Freelance Writer
Consultwebs.com Inc.

Content Marketing Editor - Pays $55K-$60K/year, must live near Lake Geneva, WI for occasional office time
Propecta

Freelance Content Writer
Konsus

Freelance Marketing Writer
Steyer Content

Freelance Home Tours/Interior Writer
Collective Press

Freelance Daily Editor
Vox Media

Freelance Marketing Assistant & Content Writer - Pays $16/hour
Marlow

Freelance AP US History Course Writers
A Pass Educational Group, LLC

Freelance Social Media Copy Writer
Starpoint

Freelance Health & Spiritual Wellness Copywriter - Pays $40-$50/hour
Artisan Talent

Freelance Policy Development Writer - Pays $15-$20/hour
Secret Harbor

Freelance Medical Writer
Pitch + Pivot

Freelance Medical Writer
Parsoft LLC

Freelance Resume Writer - Pays $40-$55/hour
Perfect Resume Careers

Freelance Social Studies Elementary Curriculum Writer
Rozzy Learning Company

Freelance Community Outreach Writer
MBO Partners

Freelance Editorial and Product Listing Writer - Pays $13-$20/hour
Quark Enterprises (Sprout)

Freelance Medical Transcriptionist
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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

My Secrets to Getting Steady Writing Work from Local Businesses! - By Jarvis Edwards

My Secrets to Getting Steady Writing Work from Local Businesses! - By Jarvis Edwards

I went from zero writing income to thousands per month. Here's what I did...

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Whispers and Warnings

Journalists Imprisoned Worldwide (But Not In U.S.) - Whispers and Warnings 12/20/18

Journalists Imprisoned Worldwide (But Not In U.S.) - Whispers and Warnings 12/20/18

Journalists Under Attack * Working in Amazon's "Sweatshop" Warehouses During the Holiday Season * Publishing Embezzlement * BuzzFeed Off The Hook

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