Wednesday, June 18, 2008

So you want to write for a magazine...

and not just a bird magazine? Then take the time to glance at the freelance tips in the right-hand sidebar of this blog.

Maybe I'm not the only editor with those thoughts about freelance writers and queries. For instance, maybe I'm not the only one who rejects queries that begin with "Dear Editor" or "Hey Amy" rather than a more businesslike salutation that shows familiarity with a magazine's staff.

Maybe some freelance writers would benefit from taking a clue from those tips and would find themselves receiving more assignments and more income. Just maybe...

This public service announcement brought to you by an editor crafting the 2009 editorial calendar for multiple magazines and currently wading through queries



Blogger Julie Zickefoose said...

You MUST go to this URL now.

You are welcome.

June 20, 2008 9:26 AM  

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