Freelance Writer

  • Remote (Anywhere)
  • May 25, 2020

Job Description

We are a national weekly magazine with approximately 16,000 subscribers. The magazine focuses primarily on dressage, hunters and jumpers, eventing, foxhunting and steeplechase racing. In addition to reporting news about these disciplines, we feature articles on horse care and profiles of prominent horse people. We also occasionally accept humor, human interest and historical articles. No poetry, please, and no clinic reports. Eighty percent of our editorial material comes from freelance writers. We review submissions for acceptance or rejection within four to eight weeks of receipt. We pay for feature articles the month following acceptance; for news articles the month following publication. Articles appear in the magazine and/or on the website.

Types of Material: Publisher assumes no responsibility for lost or damaged manuscripts and photographs. Precise publication dates of accepted articles cannot be predetermined. NEWS STORIES: Before covering any competition, clear the assignment with us. Approx. 1,500 words. $165-$220. FEATURE ARTICLES: We advise sending a query letter. Approx. 1,500-2,500 words. $150-$250. PHOTOS: Color, print or digital. 3 1/2 inches x 5 inches minimum print size. 300 dpi minimum resolution for digital images. ALL SUBJECTS MUST BE IDENTIFIED. $30 - $50 for each photo published.


United States




High School Diploma or GED


Based on experience