---

Table of Contents

* Angela is SWAMPED! Her column will return next week...

* I'm Buried - In Books!!!


* How to Be a Paid Freelance Writer WHILE Attending School!


* Q&A -  "Where can I find a sample copy editing contract?"


* Letters and Comments for - “My Dad Abused Me, And May Have Killed My Mom. Everyone Tells Me I Need To Write A Book About My Life! Where Should I Begin?”


* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers

* Freelance Writing Jobs

* Trip to India Leads to Enlightenment.....and Article Sales!


* Whispers and Warnings - Our Veterans Deserve Better!!

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 12/07/2016

---

Got 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 absolutely no outsourcing to third-world countries.)

Click here to Ask Angela!

---

Angela's Desk

Angela is SWAMPED! Her column will return next week...

Angela is SWAMPED! Her column will return next week...

Angela is absolutely swamped this week helping authors get their books on the market before Christmas.

Read more.

---

From The Home Office

I'm Buried - In Books!!!

I'm Buried - In Books!!!

We thought the pre-Christmas publishing rush had come to an end last week when we had two slow days - the slowest days we'd had since early August. So, we let our guard down...

Read more.

---

This Week's Article

How to Be a Paid Freelance Writer WHILE Attending School!

How to Be a Paid Freelance Writer WHILE Attending School!

Because I am a young, poor and hopeful amateur, I have been spreading my arms like a greedy octopus in all directions looking to build a solid portfolio.

Read more.

---

Ask The Expert

"Where can I find a sample copy editing contract?"

"Where can I find a sample copy editing contract?"

Hi Angela, I've just landed my first copy editing job through your recommendation. I’m wondering whether you have any sample contracts that you use or recommend for freelancer copy editors. Thank you. JG   - CopyEditing.com has just what you need! Please see: https://www.copyediting.com/freelance-sample-contract/   And, congrats on the new gig! :)   RELATED: Sample Anthology Contributor Contract! Did You …

Read more.

---

Letters and Comments

 

Letters and Comments for 12/07/2016

Letters and Comments for 12/07/2016

COMMENTS FOR: “My Dad Abused Me, And May Have Killed My Mom. Everyone Tells Me I Need To Write A Book About My Life! Where Should I Begin?” I’d go even further in suggesting that you protect yourself legally. Don’t simply fictionalize your experience. As Angela notes, if even one person recognizes you and who you’re writing about, that might …

Read more.

---

Paying Markets

Alaska Business Monthly

"Alaska Business Monthly's goal is to provide thorough and objective analysis of the issues and trends affecting Alaska's businesses, and to feature stories on the individuals, organizations, and companies that shape the Alas ka Economy. Alaska Business Monthly explores the Alaska economy with a statewide and regional approach to business coverage." 80% freelance. Welcomes published authors from Alaska. Circ. 12-15K. Monthly. Pays month of publication. Buys all rights. Responds promptly to queries. Read archived issues and the "Current Issue" postings on website. Subscriptions $39.95. Pays $100-$500 for 500-2,500 words.

Read more.

---

Antioch Review

"The Antioch Review, founded in 1941, is one of the oldest, continuously publishing literary magazines in America. We publish fiction, essays, and poetry from both emerging as well as established authors. Authors published in our pages are consistently included in Best American anthologies and Pushcart prizes. Finalist for National Magazine Award for essays in 2009 and 2011 and for fiction in 2010. We continue to serve our readers and our authors and to encourage others to publish the "best words in the best order." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 3K. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms within six months. Buys all rights. Responds in 4-6 months. Sample copy available for sale online. Individual subscription $40, $60 Canada. Pays $20 per published page.

Read more.

---

1859 Oregon's Magazine

"A reader's travel magazine about Oregon." 50% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys N.A. rights for one year. Response time varies. Sample articles available online. Subscription $18.59. Pays $0.35-$0.50/word for 200-3000 words.

Read more.

---

Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 11/16/2016

See the links to these jobs here. 

Freelance Health Contributor
heavy.com

Freelance Digital Reporter
Interactive Content Services

Freelance EVP of Social Media & Digital Strategies
Calysto Communications

Freelance Technical Copywriter
T2 Content Marketing

Freelance Strategic Content Editor
The Daily Dot

Freelance Content Marketer
I Will Teach You to Be Rich

Freelance Remote Editor/Food Editor
John Brown Media, publisher of a branded food and cooking magazine for Southeastern Grocers

Freelance Comic Book Resources Freelance List Writer
Valnet Inc.

Freelance Radio Booker
Keybridge Communications, a DC-based public relations firm

Freelance Resume Writer
RiseSmart, Inc.

Freelance Health Contributor
heavy.com

Freelance League of Legends Community Journalist
Esports Edition

Freelance Data Researcher
Cannabiz Media

Freelance Grant Writer
International Festival of Arts & Ideas

Freelance Artists
Bounty: Episode One

Freelance Comic Book Artist
individual

Freelance WordPress Designer – for travel blog
The American Roamer

Freelance Writers – Pays $150/post
WonderHowTo

Freelance Associate Writer/Researcher/Editor – Pays $45,000+
EducationLabs.org

Freelance Lifestyle Content Writing & Social Media Intern/Assistant – Pays $14/hour
small content marketing and social media business

Freelance Academic Copy Editor – Pays $25/hour
blind ad

Freelance Closet Design Writer – Pays $75/post
blind ad

Freelance Youtube Writer
Valnet

Freelance Scriptwriter – for our upcoming YouTube Channel, TheThings
Valnet

Freelance Writer – for celebrity content
established entertainment website

Freelance Manager
digital marketing consultancy

Freelance Magazine Writers – Pays $25-$125
Vinings Lifestyle

Freelance Blogger
vaporizer company

See the links to these jobs here

---

Success Story

Trip to India Leads to Enlightenment...and Article Sales! By Julie Guirgis

Trip to India Leads to Enlightenment...and Article Sales! By Julie Guirgis

With this new awakening I put pen to paper and stated writing my experiences down in my journal, savoring every moment of this significant experience.

Read more.

---

Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings for 12/07/2016

Whispers and Warnings for 12/07/2016

I don't care who you voted for...a website CEO doing this is absolutely disgusting. Social media site Reddit censors Trump supporters. "Reddit’s CEO, Steve Huffman, secretly used his administrative access to the site to alter angry comments directed at him – changing the text of the comments to make them appear directed at Trump supporters"   Will Germany take a …

Read more.

---

WritersWeekly Trivia Contest Question

 

Question for 12/07/2016:

According to last week's issue of WritersWeekly.com - what did the doctor diagnose Mason with the FIRST time Angie took him to urgent care??

Send your answer through the contact form here.

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 book of your choice from Booklocker.com!

---