Sunday, January 11, 2009

Women on Writing Looking For Submissions

**NOTE: Once again, this post came out all jumbled together, and once again I apologize. It's still readable, just not formatted for some reason (although it is formatted when I'm writing it. It's after I publish my post when the fun begins. Hopefully I'll find out what the problem is soon. Until then, please bare with me.** In case you haven't heard or WOW before, here's a description taken from the site: WOW! (Woman on Writing): An ezine promoting the communication between Woman Writers, Authors, Agents, Publishers and Readers. WOW! is looking for submissions for upcoming issues on several themes: Children's Book Writing (February 2009); Romance (March 2009); Finances (April 2009); Genre Issue (May 2009); The Process (June 2009). See for the announcement and pay rates. Below is a brief description: February 2009: Children's Book Writing We are looking for queries and submissions on the craft of writing children's books: picture books, middle-grade, and YA. Please review our October '07 Children's Writing issue to get an idea of topics previously covered: March 2009: Romance Issue Craft of writing romance novels: romance sub-genres, heroes & heroines, levels of heat, romance novel queries, how-tos. Please review last year's Romance issue to get an idea of topics previously covered: April 2009: Finances This issue is pretty open. We are looking for queries and submissions on anything dealing with the writer's life and finances. We already have health insurance covered, and book publicity expenses. Suggestions: freelance taxes, financial writing, budgeting, recession proofing your writing career, investing, and anything else you can think of! May 2009: Genre Issue Do you write for an interesting or out-there genre? If so, we want to hear about it! We're looking for genres we haven't previously covered: horror, mystery, historical, fantasy, SF, crime, thrillers etc. June 2009: The Process An all How-To issue. We're looking for how-tos on virtually any type of writing--the more specific, the better. Articles should be written in a step-by-step process with bulleted lists, sidebars, graphs, etc., and provide useful take-away information for our readers. Word Count and Pay Rates: Twenty Questions: $50 How 2 (1,500 - 2,000 Words): $75 Inspiration (1,500 - 2,000 Words): $75 Feature Interviews (up to 3,000 Words): $75 Feature Articles (up to 3,000 Words): $150 Submissions: Email Queries/Submissions to: submissions - at - Remember, no attachments please. Angela & Annette Editors: WOW! Women On Writing ---------- WOW! Women On Writing, 740 S. Van Buren St., Ste D., Placentia, CA 92870. Email editors - at - Website Angela Mackintosh, Publisher/Editor Annette Fix, Senior Editor Women on Writing

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