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While no list of Literary Magazines will ever be complete, the list here on New Pages comes close. http://www.newpages.com/magazines/big-list-of-lit-mags It’s divided alphabetically.

Here’s a list of Literary Magazines that pay: http://thereviewreview.net/publishing-tips/show-me-literary-magazines-pay

Looking for a place to earn accolades for an indie or self-published book? Try http://www.indiebookawards.com

Want to share your opinions? Try these sites for journalism and bloggers: http://blog.journalistics.com/2009/91-journalism-blogs-and-websites-you-will-love/   OR

Here are some ways to write for money: http://www.makealivingwriting.com/140-websites-that-pay-writers-updated-2014/

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