April 20, 2005
Paying Markets and Freelance Jobs For April 20th
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Cats & Kittens, 7-L Dundas Circle, Greensboro, NC 27407. Email: rdavis (at) petpublishing.com. Website: http://www.catsandkittens.com. Rita Davis, Editor. 85% freelance. "The edgy style in Cats & Kittens gives new meaning to a magazine tailored for owners, breeders and lovers of cats. Its lively voice enjoys playing with ideas, tweaking conventional wisdom, and teasing new meaning from words in an editorial lineup of stories that are warm and fuzzy as well as those of overpowering sorrow, breed profiles, special reports on medical issues, tales of cats that go to work with their owners, profiles of people who make cat crafts, and on occasion, fiction. That's not all. Catfish has a diagnosis, an opinion and a cure for just about everything. Funny Bone Follies amuses and entertains." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 41K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Rights purchased not provided. Responds within 30 days. Sample by mail with $5 and SASE. Subscription $19.97; $25.97 Canada; $31.97 other. Guidelines by email or mail with SASE.
Cross & Quill, The Christian Writers Newsletter, 1624 Jefferson Davis Rd., Clinton, SC 29325-6401. P(864)697-6035. Email: cwfi (at) cwfi-online.org. Website: http://www.cwfi-online.org. Sandy Brooks, Editor/Publisher. 75% freelance. "16 pp. slick newsletter which features one of our professional members or subscribers on the front of each issue, how-to features in all genres including juvenile writing, advice columns from editors, market news, computer how-to's, and much more." Circ: 1K+. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 3ñ12 months after acceptance. Buys 1st and reprints rights. Accepts reprints as long as writer provides information on where and when previously published. Responds 8 weeks. Sample by mailing a 9x12 SASE with 2 first class stamps. Subscription $20; $22 Canada; $25 outside North America. Guidelines online at http://www.cwfi-online.org/crossquill.html or by mail with SASE.
CollegeBound Teen Magazine, 1200 South Avenue, Suite 202, Staten Island, NY 10314. P(718)761-4800. F(718)761-3300. Email: editorial (at) collegebound.net. Website: http://www.collegeboundmag.com. Gina LaGuardia, Editor-in-Chief; Dawn Papandrea, Managing Editor; Robyn Tellefsen, Assistant Editor. 75% freelance. "College Bound Magazine is written for high school students by college students (or those young at heart) to give them an edge in the college admissions process and beyond." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 90K for regional editions; 725K for biannual national edition. 26 issues/year. Pays within 30 days of publication. Publishes ms 3-4 months after acceptance. Buys first rights. Responds 6ñ8 weeks. Sample for SASE with $2.21 postage. Subscription controlled (distributed free to high schools); $15 for individuals. Guidelines online at http://www.collegeboundmag.com/contribute.html or by mail with SASE.
DIMI PRESS, 3820 Oak Hollow Lane, S.E., Salem, OR 97302-4774. P(503)364-7698. F(503)364-9727. Email: dickbook (at) earthlink.net. Website: http://home.earthlink.net/~dickbook. Dick Lutz, President. "An independent press publishing nonfiction books. Currently we are publishing books about unusual things in nature, such as little-known areas of the world, rare animals, geographical anomalies, natural disasters, and the like." Welcomes new writers. Publishes 3-5 books/year. Publishes book 9 months after acceptance. Buys negotiable rights. Considers reprints. Responds 4 weeks. Catalog free with SASE. Guidelines online at http://home.earthlink.net/~dickbook/guidelines.html or by e-mail.
Dover Publications, 31 East 2nd Street, Mineola, NY 11501. P(516)294-7000. Email: mcwaldrep (at) doverpublications.com. Website: http://www.doverpublications.com. M. C. Waldrep, Editor-in-Chief (Editorial Dept.). "Dover publishes books in a variety of categories: math/sci;. literary classics; art; juvenile (coloring books, paper doll collections); crafts, antiques, philosophy; political science)." Publishes 650 titles/year. Welcomes new authors. Mail or email to request copy of their catalog. Guidelines not available.
Faith Today, MIP Box 3745, Markham, ON L3R 0Y4, Canada. P(905)479-6071, ext. 255. Email: FTeditor (at) efc-canada.com. Website: http://www.faithtoday.ca. Bill Fledderus, Senior Editor. 80% freelance. "Canada's main interdenominational, evangelical, general-interest magazine for Christians. Seeking to inform, equip and inspire Christians across Canada. Published by the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada." Occasionally works with new writers. Circ. 20K. 6 issues/year. Pays 45 days after acceptance. Publishes ms 2 months after acceptance. Buys first N.A. serial rights. Rarely accepts reprints. Responds 3 weeks. Sample by sending SASE with int'l reply coupon (IRC) or cheque (USA postage is no good). Free sample issue available by request. Subscription to a US address is $25.26 (CDN), roughly $21(USD); to a foreign address is $31.26 (CDN), roughly $26(USD). Special subscription rates available at their website. Guidelines online at http://www.faithtoday.ca/writer.asp.
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Freelance Business Writers
Freelance Correspondents - in New Hampshire and Maine
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Freelance Illustrator / Designer - for greeting cards and stationary products
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Freelance Writers - California-based only
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Freelance Reporters - near Brooklyn
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