Freelance Writing Opportunities

3 Writing Markets Paying Freelance Writers $75.00–5,000.00

3 writing markets that publish nonfiction or essays, and one that also publishes poetry.

Pamela Kazmierczak
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3 min readMar 22, 2023


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Are you looking for publications to submit your pitches to? Whether you are a niche writer or someone who writes mainstream content, some publications pay freelancers for everyone. One of the most challenging parts of freelancing is locating the publications and either finding writers' guidelines or where to submit your work or pitches. I have done that for you! Check out the 3 markets below to see if any of them are publications you would be interested in writing for.

Check out these 3 freelance markets today. All three of them accept nonfiction. One of them also accepts poetry submissions.


Website: Wooden Boat

Guidelines: Wooden Boat Guidelines

Send Story Query To: Online Form on Guidelines Page

Looking For: Nonfiction

Payment: $250.00–300.00 per 1,000 words

Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: No

Pays Writers on Assignment: No



Pamela Kazmierczak

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