Freelance Writing Markets

3 Writing Markets Paying $150.00–500.00 for Fiction and Nonfiction

Paying freelance writing markets to consider pitching

Pamela Kazmierczak
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3 min readMar 8, 2023


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Freelance writing can be difficult for many people. However, one of the more difficult parts of freelancing is identifying markets that are open to pitches or submissions, finding their guidelines, and ensuring that they pay (or pay enough to make it worth your time). This article identifies three different markets you may want to consider. The minimum payment is $150.00 across all three. Read more about each market to see if they fall within the niche you like to write about.

Check out these three freelance markets today. All three of them accept nonfiction. One of them also accepts poetry and fiction submission.


Website: Briarpatch

Guidelines: Briarpatch Writing Guidelines

Send Story Query To:

Looking For: Nonfiction

Payment: $150.00–350.00

Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: No

Pays Writers on Assignment: No

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Pamela Kazmierczak

Helping Writers find places to submit their work to — sometimes for money! I write about other stuff sometimes, too!