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A Magazine Printed My Work, Didn’t Tell Me, and Didn’t Pay!

The problem with speculative submissions and getting paid

© Susie Kearley

A lot of small magazines request submissions on spec. They want to see completed articles in full, rather than commission work in advance.

A few years ago, one such publication was proving to be particularly challenging. I’d submitted an…




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Susie Kearley

Susie Kearley

Freelance writer, author, animal lover. Qualified in nutrition, psychology, marketing, MBA. I cover writing, animals, history, travel, health, wellbeing & more.

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