Geared toward moms and dads, this environmentally-friendly publication launched January 5, 2008, and caters to parents running businesses, telecommuting, or freelancing out of their homes.
Listen up, writers: this is a great market!
From theWAHMmagazine guideline's page:
(Note: Payments listed are contingent upon length, whether photos accompany the piece and other to editorial considerations. Please pay close attention to word count guidelines.)
Features: 1,000 to 3,000 words: $150 —$350
Dept. Columns: Up to 800 words $65 — $125
Stories from the Trenches: (see below)
Stories from the Trenches should be well-written creative non-fiction or fiction that relates to being a work-at-home parent. (Right now, we are not accepting poetry.)
100 words or less: $50
101-250 words: $75
251-500 words: $100
501-800 words: $125
801-1,000 words: $150
Pieces longer than 1,000 words for Stories from the Trenches may be considered. Payment is negotiable for longer pieces.
All submissions and submission-related queries should be sent to: submissions [at] thewahmmagazine.com. (Please be sure to fill in the subject line. E-mails with blank subject lines will not be read.)
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Did you already know about this unique digital publication? Do you admire their dedication to living green by not putting it in print? Are you excited to submit your own article or story to the editor? Express your thoughts in the comments.
Samantha D. Baker,
Freelance Writer, Blogger, WAHM