The editors of the Novel & Short Story Writer’s Market (Writer’s Digest Books), is actively accepting non-fiction how-to articles for the 2019 edition. They are open to all topics pertaining to fiction: the writing process, fiction publishing, marketing, and selling fiction.
Each year the market guide contains:
1. Craft and Technique: articles on character-building, plot construction, writing descriptions, crafting dialogue, creating story scenes, etc.
2. Getting Published: articles on creating a fiction proposal, how to query editors, how to submit material, etc. Interviews with established fiction authors are a big plus.
3. Business, Marketing and Promotion: articles on selling books, publishing short stories, creating a literary community, social marketing etc.
Deadline to pitch your article is December 10, 2017. Word count is up to you.
Compensation: Pays competitive rates, to be determined.