[Ebook] Writers Digest Guide to Magazine Article Writing By Kerrie L. Flanagan – Writerscompany.co.uk

When I saw The Writer s Digest Guide to Magazine Article Writing on NetGalley, I decided to request it because I was considering article writing as a new income stream After reading, I don t see myself going that way however, the book was still useful as it gave me a few thoughts and tips for improving my blog posts, particular in crafting posts relating to my fiction writing, to draw attention to my stories in a way that isn t just about plu A very useful guide for every aspiring writer, focusing mainly on magazine articles and covering a wide range of dimensions on the subject The writer uses simple, but not simplistic, language, the book is easy to follow and can be read by everyone Kerrie Flanagan is honestly tr Book 15 Writers Digest Guide To Magazine Article Writing by Kerrie Flanagan Was recommended to me by Tom Keer I m dipping into magazine writing for outdoor stuff, so it s come in handy for my writing journey A lot of basics and knowledge I was aware of, but learned some new kernels of wisdom and tips for successful writing Bonus my friend Debbie Hanson was also featured in this book You will learn a lot about the tricks and tips of the writing trade.If you re look If you ve ever wanted to write for magazines, this book is a must have item in your writer s toolbox It s a comprehensive guide comprised of detailed advice, information, and lots of relevant examples to show you just how easy it is to have a freelance career I v Your Essential Reference For Writing For Magazines In The Writer S Digest Guide To Magazine Article Writing, Accomplished Freelance Writer, Author, And Instructor Kerrie Flanagan Demystifies The Idea That Writing For Magazines Is A Difficult Process Meant Only For Those With Journalism Degrees Drawing From Her 20 Years As A Freelance Writer And Instructor, Flanagan Takes You Step By Step Through The Entire Process, Sharing Her Knowledge And Experiences In A Friendly, Conversational Way With Than A Dozen Sample Articles, Expert Advice From Magazine Editors And Successful Freelance Writers, Practical Tips On Researching Potential Publications And Instructions On Crafting Compelling Query Letters, You Ll Find The Tools Needed To Write And Publish Magazine Articles In This Book You Ll Learn How To Find And Target Ideas For The Right Magazine.Develop Effective Query Letters To Catch The Attention Of Editors And Land Assignments.Organize Your Writing Life Using The Checklists And Tools Throughout The Book.Understand And Negotiate Contracts.Write And Sell Personal Essays To Consumer, Niche And Trade Magazines.Whether Your Goal Is To Get Your First Byline Or Make The Switch From Part Time Freelancer To Full Time Writer, The Writer S Digest Guide To Magazine Article Writing Is Your Go To Resource For Writing Success. Finally A straightforward guide for all of us who would like to write nonfiction articles After reading this book, I understand how to find appropriate magazines for my ideas and pitch to nonfiction magazine editors I ve already landed a contract If your writing goal is to sell articles to magazines, this is the single guide that you need in order to do so In clear, engaging prose, Flanagan takes you from the germ of an idea all the way through final product Her discussion about how to research the market is pure gold you will understand publications inside and out and know exactly what you need to do in order to satisfy their specific requirements The sections on article idea generation and management are like none I have ever read before she shares different methodologies for creating ideas that are intelligent, actionable, and immediately applicable and somehow makes it fascinating fun Ultimately, the book is thorough, upbeat and encouraging, packed with information and expertise, examples and stories from those in the business Flanagan is generous, clear and forthright about what it takes to succeed and offers the information and tools that will help the newbie writer succeed I particul The author offered many tips about writing for magazines Some of the information I already knew but found helpful to review it And then the other tips I didn t know I were interesting. This is a perfect guide for those who want to brush up their writing skills and learn how to write magazine articles properly It is also makes it clear that all of us are capable of writing an article with the correct help and the right mindset. I ve been searching for a book on specifically writing for magazines for quite some time To my surprise there wasn t a plethora of options Sure I could find various journalism writing aids, but that s not exactly what magazines are necessarily looking for When I discovered this novel, I had to explore further This book was exactly what I was looking for It gave me insight into not only the writing process itself, but also contracts and rights, and how to pitch ideas I particularly enjoyed how this guide not only discussed print media, but also online venues as well The wealth of insight was absolutely ph Writers Digest Guide to Magazine Article Writing


About the Author: Kerrie L. Flanagan

Kerrie Flanagan is an accomplished freelance writer with over 20 years of experience, a publisher, writing instructor and author She is the founder and former director of Northern Colorado Writers Her recent articles can be found in The Writer, Writer s Digest, and in the past six Writer s Markets She is the author of eight books under her label, Hot Chocolate Press and the Writer s Digest Guid


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