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Table of Contents

* From the Publisher's Desk - What is a "Book Re-publisher" and Why Should Authors Avoid Them at All Costs?

 

* News From The Floating Home Office - Our Sailboat Has Been Demasted!

 

* Feature - The On-Purpose Writer? What's THAT??? by Dennis L. Peterson

  

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers - 02/1/19

  

* Freelance Writing and Editing Jobs - 02/01/19

   

 * Freelance Success Story - Stop Whining and Start SELLING Books! Here's How!! by Vanessa de Largie

  

 * WritersWeekly Whispers and Warnings for 02/02/19 - First Lady Libel; Big Media Layoffs; Teens Robbing Newstands; Congresswoman Deletes Tweets; and so much more!

   

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 02/01/19

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From the Publisher's Desk

What is a "Book Re-publisher" and Why Should Authors Avoid Them at All Costs?

What is a "Book Re-publisher" and Why Should Authors Avoid Them at All Costs?

Book re-publishers are expanding across the globe. Don't fall for their false praise and promises!

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News From "The Floating Home Office"

Our Sailboat Has Been Demasted!

Our Sailboat Has Been Demasted!

Don't worry. We demasted it on purpose. Several months ago, we scheduled "No Tan Lines" to go to the boatyard, and have the mast removed so we could have the mast step and stringer replaced. After our last sailing trip, we noticed the mast step was cracked and decaying. The mast step supports the mast. If that fails, your mast …

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Feature Article

The On-Purpose Writer? What's THAT??? by Dennis L. Peterson

The On-Purpose Writer? What's THAT??? by Dennis L. Peterson

Our purpose for writing might change as we develop as writers, and even as we age...

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Paying Markets For Writers & Photographers

Bible Advocate

Bible Advocate

"The Bible Advocate is one of the oldest religious magazines in America, founded in 1863. It is published by the Church of God (Seventh Day). The BA is geared to help Christians understand and obey God’s Word, with articles on Bible doctrine, current social and religious issues, Christian living, Bible topics, textual or biblical book studies, prophecy, and personal experience. We also print fillers (sidebars) and poetry (traditional, free, and blank verse). No fiction.” 25% - 30% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 13,000. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms three months to a year after acceptance. Buys first rights. Accepts reprints. Responds 4-10 weeks. Subscription is free. 

Pays an honorarium of $25 per published page, up to $65. Poetry and fillers pay $20

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Write Naked

”Write Naked is a space that breaks down the misconceptions many people have about freelance life.” Welcomes new writers. Circ. 3.1K – 3.6K/month. Publishes 3+ new posts monthly, including 1 guest contributor. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 6-9 months after acceptance. Buys exclusive rights. No reprints. Responds 30 days. 

Pays $75 flat fee. Posts average 450-650 words. Submit query, per guidelines, during open reading periods only.

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Capital Impact Partners

Capital Impact Partners

Through capital and commitment, Capital Impact Partners helps people build communities of opportunity that break barriers to success. We deliver strategic financing, incubate new social programs, and provide capacity-building to help ensure that low-to-moderate-income individuals have access to quality healthcare and education, healthy foods, affordable housing, and the ability to age with dignity. A nonprofit community development financial institution, Capital Impact Partners has disbursed more than $2 billion to revitalize communities over the past 30 years. Our leadership in delivering financial and social impact has resulted in Capital Impact earning a “AA” rating from S&P Global “AA” and being recognized by Aeris since 2005 for our performance. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, Capital Impact Partners operates nationally, with local offices in Detroit, MI, and Oakland, CA." Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms 30 days after acceptance. Buys all rights (but allows writer to post and use for their needs). No reprints. Responds 5 business days.

We pay roughly $750-$1500 per project based on experience, length, extra content or multimedia elements, etc." 

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CDP

"We are an international digital content and communications company that has extensive contacts with experts, consultants, activists, etc. who are interested in getting their name out there and raising their digital profiles -- without always having the writing skills to match. Pays 60 days after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds 3 days.

Payment is in Euros (the company is based in France) and is typically €90 per article (approximately $110 dollars or £80). 

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Freelance Writing and Editing Jobs

Writing, Editing, Blogging, and other Creative Freelance Jobs For 02/01/2019

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 Entertainment News Reporter
Los Angeles Times

Freelance Education Business Reporter – includes benefits
EdSurge

Freelance Reporter – Pays $45K-$55K/year. Must live in the DC area.
The Well News

Freelance Staff Writer – includes benefits
Work + Money

Freelance Claims Journal Editor
Wells Media Group

Freelance U.S. News Writer – Credit Cards and Loans
Growth Laboratories

Freelance Three-Quarter Time Cultural/Linguistics Editor – Pays $35/hour
SAPIENS/Wenner-Gren

Freelance Contract Resume Writer Or Editor – Pays $55/editing, $75-$150/resume and cover letter
Your Edge for Success YES LLC

Freelance Managing Editor
SuperSummary

Freelance Content and Marketing Writer – Pays $60K-$70K/year
Early Growth Financial Services

Freelance Magazine Writer
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Car Geek Writer
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Freelance Content Writer & Editor
Abstract

Freelance Editor and Proofreader of Interactive Academic Content
Mindojo

Freelance PMP Exam Prep Lesson Writer
Mindojo

Freelance Accounting Lesson Writer for CPA Review
Mindojo

Freelance SAT/ACT Prep Lesson Writer
Mindojo

Freelance Content Editor
Bibliography.com

Freelance Science Writers
LabRoots

Freelance US Betting Industry Writer
BettingUSA.com

Freelance Writers and Editors
METRO, a CBS Interactive Platform

Freelance Welding, Coffee & General Writers
HealthyHandyman

Freelance French Content Writer
NEMACO

Freelance Writer
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Freelance Outdoors Writer – Pays $60/article
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Freelance Writer – Pays $35/hour
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Freelance Content Writer – Pays $30/hour
TC Marketing

Freelance Resume Writer
RiseSmart

Freelance CBD Oil Blogger/Content Writer
CBD Nerds

Freelance Update Editor – Pays $25/hour
Byrdie.Com

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

Stop Whining and Start SELLING Books! Here's How!! by Vanessa de Largie

Stop Whining and Start SELLING Books! Here's How!! by Vanessa de Largie

Indie authors whine a lot. They write a book, stick it up on Amazon, and expect it to be a #1 bestseller. Here a reality check...

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings 02-01-2019

Whispers and Warnings 02-01-2019

1st Lady Settles Suit, Printing Plant Goes to Pot, Media Layoffs, VPNs Targeted, Congresswoman Deletes Tweets, Apple Privacy Bug, Publisher Sued by Printer for $15M; Teens Robbing Newsstands in NY

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