Media misdirection, again and again…

The link: A little love on a Saturday, Off The Wall… Kathy Mcferrin writes… “Wow what a douchbag you have been with this whole Masonry competition thing. You came off very badly my stupid friend!” Tigernan Douglas Quinn says… “I see you’ve stooped to scolding little girls about their character. That’s lovely.” Derek HannaContinue reading “Media misdirection, again and again…”

Blogs that Pay Writers $50+ for Guest Posts

Guest blogging is one option to getting your name out there or widening your network. Below is one of the most comprehensive, high-quality list* of blogs that accept guest posts compiled and available on the web, most paying $50 (and up) for posts. Some sites want longer articles, but for the purposes of this list,Continue reading “Blogs that Pay Writers $50+ for Guest Posts”

A 40-agers thoughts… pet peeve on career

Some of my work involves draft contracts, this doesn’t make me an attorney. Some projects require me to design flyers, brochures, etc., this doesn’t make me a marketing professional. I am a writer and a grants professional. I have legitimately worked in this capacity since my employment in a biological oceanography professor’s research laboratory at Texas A&M University backContinue reading “A 40-agers thoughts… pet peeve on career”

We know you want to protect women in bathrooms. What about from actual rapists?

Originally posted on knitting soul:
? I keep waiting, but it hasn’t happened yet. A few weeks ago, there were lots of men looking out for the safety of American women everywhere by wanting to ban transgender women from using the ladies’ rooms at Target and other public places. We were told how women were…

‘Chicken Soup for the Soul’ – submission deadlines for 11 upcoming books

Writers who are interested in submitting to ‘Chicken Soup for the Soul’ should be aware of approaching deadlines. According to their website: “If we publish your story or poem, you will be paid $200 ($100 for devotionals) one month after publication of the book and you will receive ten free copies of the book your story orContinue reading “‘Chicken Soup for the Soul’ – submission deadlines for 11 upcoming books”

Short Story Publishers that Pay $500+ Per Story

The following is a list of short story publishers that pay $500 for short stories. Though some of them pay more, all of them pay at least $500 for some of the stories they publish. Most of these publishers are currently open to submissions, but not all of them. They’re listed in no particular order. 1.Continue reading “Short Story Publishers that Pay $500+ Per Story”