Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine: Up to $960 Per Story

Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine accepts submissions of mystery stories. According to Freelancewriting.com they pay $.08 cents a word, and sometimes more. They accept stories up to 12,000 words in length. That means they’ll pay up to $960 per story. According to their website: “Because this is a mystery magazine, the stories we buy must fall...

The Sun Magazine: Up to $2,500 for Nonfiction, Fiction, and Poetry

The Sun is a beautiful magazine with a literary bent and a very loyal following. They have no ads, and they pay their writers well. According to their website, “The Sun is an independent, ad-free monthly magazine that for forty years has used words and photographs to evoke the splendor and heartache of being human.”...

$500 for Tai Chi Articles

Tai Chi Magazine is calling for submissions. They’re the international magazine for the form of martial arts known as T’ai Chi Chu’an. They pay between $75 and $500 per publication. This is one of those specialty magazines that has a great audience, is very well established, and is quite fun to learn about. According to...

Cicada Magazine: Up to $2,000 for Young Adult Fiction, Essays, Poetry

Cicada Magazine is calling for submissions of short stories, comics, poems, and nonfiction essays. They’re a young adult lit/comic magazine. They pay well, and they’re run by the established Cricket Magazine group. They’re a great publication that any YA writer should be proud to be published by. They pay up to $3.00 per line of...

How to Get Freelance Writing Jobs from Community Newspapers

This article will show you exactly how to get writing jobs from community newspapers. If you’re looking for more freelance writing work, these papers represent a very real opportunity. There are thousands of community papers in nearly every city and town in the country. Keep reading to learn how to get published and paid by...

Ephemera: $50 per Slogan

This has got to be one of the most fun writing markets I’ve ever encountered. The idea is simple. You send them a slogan. If they like it, they’ll put it on their products and send you $50. According to their website: “Since 1980, Ephemera has been producing Novelty Buttons, Magnets, and Stickers. You’ll find...

Family Chronicle Magazine: $64 for Genealogy Articles

Family Chronicle magazine is currently accepting submissions of articles. They cover family research. Also known as genealogy. They encourage writers to query the editor before submit a full article. They pay $.08 a word. Their articles are up to 7,000 words in length, though they’re particularly interested in articles that are around 800 words. Based...