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Write From Home
Kim Wilson
P.O. Box 4145
Hamilton, NJ 08610

E-mail: kim @ writefromhome.com


 Due to a surplus of incoming material, please hold off querying or submitting. Thank you.

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Submission Guidelines For
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Editorial Needs:

The focus of this site is to help writers manage kids and clips under one roof. I am particularly interested in problem-solving articles and essays. The tone may be serious or humorous. Preferred length for feature articles or reprints is between 500 - 1,000 words.

Topics of Interest include:

Writing Trade/How To's: Tips, advice and suggestions to help writers improve their craft. Such topics could include; querying, writing book proposals, finding an agent, researching publications, writing fiction, fillers, increasing income, the business side of freelancing, among others.

The Writing Life: How do you schedule your day? How do you get family and friends to take your writing career seriously, and realize you really do work from home? 

Balance and Inspiration: How do you balance your writing career and family without becoming a work-a-holic or live in complete chaos?

Organization: How do you manage information overload such as e-mail, submissions and queries, filing and other home-office duties enabling you to run your business in a smooth fashion?


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1. For original, unpublished work, I purchase first electronic rights with the option to archive indefinitely.

2. For reprints I purchase reprint rights and non-exclusive electronic rights with the option to archive indefinitely. 

When querying or submitting please state if your proposed piece is an original or reprint.

Payment:

Pays upon acceptance:

$ 25 for original, unpublished articles.
$ 10 for reprints.
(Paperwork and checks are processed every Thursday. Your check will be cut the first Thursday after the acceptance date.)

In addition to payment you will also receive a byline, bio or resource box. You are welcome to include your e-mail address and  links to your site(s) in your bio.

How To Submit:

Queries are preferred over complete manuscripts. Send e-mail queries to editor@writefromhome.com Please, no phone queries. When sending an e-mail query or submission make sure the query or submission is in the body of the e-mail, not sent as an attachment.

E-mail queries/submissions are preferred. If you need to send your query/submission via postal mail please send it to:

Write From Home
Kim Wilson, Editor
P.O. Box 4145
Hamilton, NJ 08610

Please allow four weeks for a response. Accepts simultaneous submissions. If submitting to numerous markets please mention this in your query.


Misc.
The Writing With Children-Quick Tips and Jabber Jaw sections of this site are open to submissions but is a non-paying area.

Please do not submit poetry or fiction.
 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

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