Writer's Market Deluxe Edition 2016

2016 Writer’s Market and Writer’s Market Deluxe Edition

August 20, 2015 | Robert Lee Brewer

The time has come to update your copies of Writer’s Market and Writer’s Market ...

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Building a Freelance Writing Career with Carol Tice – Episode 3

April 26, 2016 | BrianKlems

Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems discuss the submission process for freelancers (9:30), how to build your author platform on Facebook (11:50), and investments you need to make to grow your freelancing career with freelance writing expert Carol Tice … More »


Tax Tips for Writers with CPA Carol Topp – Episode 2

March 29, 2016 | BrianKlems

Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems explain how to write effective query letters (8:05), talk platform building through Twitter (10:50), and discuss key things writers should know about taxes with CPA Carol Topp (15:25). To listen to current and past episodes … More »


Grants for Writers with C. Hope Clark – Episode 1

March 16, 2016 | BrianKlems

In this first episode, Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems share advice on finding long-term writing success (6:45), explain what an author platform is and why you need one (9:30), and discuss how to apply for—and get—writing grants with … More »


Introducing The Writer’s Market Podcast

March 15, 2016 | BrianKlems

The Writer’s Market podcast, co-hosted by Writer’s Digest editors Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems, covers issues that freelance writers care about, whether that’s finding freelance assignments and negotiating payments or handling taxes and building a writing platform. In … More »


Call for Submissions: 2016 Writer’s Market

September 10, 2014 | Robert Lee Brewer

Beginning today and running until 11:59 p.m. (Atlanta, Georgia time) on October 20, 2014, I’ll be accepting pitches for articles in the 2016 Writer’s Market. Sometime in the end of October, I’ll start making assignments. If you’re interested in pitching … More »


Blogs From GSWC Participants

February 10, 2014 | Robert Lee Brewer

Somewhere in the beginning to middle of January, I asked for blog URLs from participants in the the 2014 Get Started Write Challenge. I received quite a few immediately, but I’ve still been receiving new URLs in February. Here’s the … More »

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How do you find business as a freelance editor?

I find business as a freelance editor almost exclusively by referral. In fact, all of my work this past year has come to me because a friend or colleague has recommended me to a publisher looking for an editor. In … More »

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