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Dec 2, 2009 ... Here are a few more examples of query letters for magazine articles and book manuscripts that I've found around the web, plus a bonus sample ...

Sample Magazine Query or Pitch Letter - The Balance


Jun 10, 2016 ... A sample magazine query letter (or query letter) is shown. This pitch letter sample will help freelance writers produce and format a perfect pitch.

Query Letter Samples Articles | FreelanceWriting


Before you ever send a query letter to an editor, you need to first READ the magazine. If you're writing an article about mountain climbing don't send it to.

Write a Stellar Query Letter & Get Paid For Your Writing


May 23, 2012 ... Master writing the query letter and land your next freelance writing gig. ... It serves as a sales pitch, a letter of introduction, and a writing sample—and it's ... demonstrating why the readers of the magazine will be interested in ...

Sample Query Letters


Jun 16, 2006 ... Margot Finke provides sample query letters. ... Query Letters That Worked ... I have also had stories published in children's magazines.

How to Write a Basic Query Letter for Magazines - Parade


Jun 18, 2014 ... An example of a magazine article angle? Once, I decided to try very hard to get a travel article query accepted at a women's magazine where I ...

How One Query Letter Got $6,000 in Assignments


I often have freelance writers tell me they don't think writing query letters is worth ..... For example in a pitch to a hip magazine which publishes a lot of 625 word ...

Magazine Query Letter Sample - About Freelance Writing


Aug 31, 2009 ... When you want to propose an article to a magazine, a query letter is probably the best way to do it unless the editors at the magazine already ...

Freelance Writers: How to Write a Query Letter in 2016 That Gets a ...


Feb 22, 2016 ... The query letter is the gatekeeper of publishing at higher-tier magazines ... For example, on Twine Magazine, of which I'm the editor-in-chief, ...

Ask Allison: Perfecting the Magazine Query Letter


Aug 11, 2006 ... Can you show us a sample query letter that you used to pitch freelance articles? Sure. I'll go one better: I'll show you two examples. Now, keep ...

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How to Write Query Letters for Magazine Articles


Nov 9, 2008 ... The following tips are from a great “Query Letter Clinic” in Writer's Market; I've also included a sample of a strong nonfiction magazine query ...

Query Letter Clinic - Writer's Market


The query letter is often the most important piece of the publishing puzzle. In many ... may share his or her bad experience with other editors at the magazine or ...

How to Write a Query Letter for Magazines and Other Publications


Jan 20, 2014 ... I've written query letters and sent them to many magazines and other ... Here's an example of the first paragraph of a query to Dance Spirit ...