Writers in Charge

Archive for April, 2016

25 Parenting Magazines That Pay Writers

Writing for parenting magazines can be a very lucrative business if you find the right sources and are able to pitch well. Parenting copies require extensive research because elements of this topic are changing daily – literally. A writer has to ensure that their articles are fresh, informative and current. Writers in this field will […]

How Francesca Nicasio Went from Unpaid Writer to $400 per Article

Francesca has always loved writing, and when she graduated from college in 2009, she knew that she wanted to write for a living. So she moved to LA and applied to all the movie studios in the hope of landing a job as a screenwriter only to realize that no one wanted to hire a recent […]

23 Sports Magazines that Pay Writers up to $750 Per Article

Sports magazines are fun to write for. They’re generally activity-based and prospective writers know exactly who their target market is. The articles are usually clear-cut and editorial timetables, often predictable. There’s also a wide range of topics which can be covered around the different sporting activities. If you play sports as an amateur or a […]

Get Paid to Write: 18 Educational Magazines That Pay Writers

Educational magazines can sometimes be difficult to get into. However, we’ve found some publications that actively encourage new writers to query or send work directly to them. All of the following magazines pay for the submissions they receive, which means that all you have to do is consult their website to see which one your […]

How Taylor Pearson Sold 5000 Copies of His Book in One Month

In 2012 Taylor quit his job, landed an apprenticeship in an e-commerce company, and moved to S.E Asia, where he immersed himself in the world of entrepreneurship. With each passing year he became more and more skeptical of the common career wisdom that we have all heard from our parents. Was having a job still the […]


Welcome! I'm Bamidele Onibalusi, a young writer and blogger. I believe writers are unique and highly talented individuals that should be given the respect they deserve. This blog offers practical advice to help you become truly in charge of your writing career.

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