Hobby & Craft Magazines: Market Spotlight

Earlier this year, I launched this Market Spotlight feature which spotlights a certain segment of the market that we list in the Writer’s Market books and on WritersMarket.com. This time around, let’s look at some recently updated listings for hobby … More »

What to Include and Exclude in Author Bios

It’s a paradox: The author is the most important part of a book project, but the author bio may be the least significant part of a query. That said, future authors constantly ask me (and other publishing professionals) how to … More »

3 Recently Updated Literary Journals

Earlier this year, I launched this Market Spotlight feature which spotlights a certain segment of the market that we list in the Writer’s Market books and on WritersMarket.com. This time around, let’s look at some recently updated listings for literary … More »

Hunting & Fishing Magazines: Market Spotlight

Earlier this year, I launched this Market Spotlight feature which spotlights a certain segment of the market that we list in the Writer’s Market books and on WritersMarket.com. This time around, let’s look at some recently updated listings for hunting … More »

Call for Submissions: 2019 Writer’s Market

Beginning today and running until 11:59 p.m. (Atlanta, Georgia time) on November 26, 2017, I’ll be accepting pitches for articles in the 2019 Writer’s Market. I’ll start making assignments sometime that next week. What I Like So, what do I … More »

Health & Fitness Magazines: Market Spotlight

Recently, I launched this new Market Spotlight feature on the WritersMarket.com blog. The plan was to do them every Monday, but then, I made a last minute escape to the Appalachian mountains to view the eclipse last night. We’ll get … More »

Make Your Writing Submission Exceptional

Query letter, cover letter, book proposal, synopsis, outline, marketing plan, etc. What do all these things have in common? They’re all writing submission materials that may help or hinder your chances of getting published–frequently without an agent or editor even … More »