Nowadays, we are leading a mechanical life. Most of us don’t even know what is happening around us. Most of us concentrate on money, job, school, university etc. Most of us are even forgetting to take care of our family life, i.e., wife, children and parents. Then what about updating us with latest news, technologies?
An even better option is to find writing contests. Many literary magazines run contests for poetry, fiction, and nonfiction, offering awards, prize money, and publication. In winning a contest you win a few things: you now have a contest/award to put in your bio, you now have a magazine that published your work, and you earned some spending money in the process. This is a slam dunk.
However, tattoo magazines often include the most extreme artists and models. If you are not looking to cover your entire body in tattoos, you might not be able to find examples that are relevant to your choice. This is more for the hard-core tattoo enthusiast. If you attend tattoo conventions, you would probably like the looks that are found in these magazines.
When you first start to ride your motorcycle, you may want to consider looking at this resource in motorcycle gear shops. You can take a look at these magazines when you are shopping for your motorcycle gear or you can purchase them so that you can learn. Most of these magazines are made for a certain kind of motorcycle. This will depend on what kind of bike that you own and want to learn about. If these are the same kind, then you will be well informed when you decide to buy or when you already have purchased it.
Read and learn. Read as many issues of the learn new things that you would like to write for. Through this, you’ll get an idea as to how editors want their articles to be written. While you are at it, list down all the topics that were already discussed so you can easily figure out what new topics you can write about.
Hmmm. Maybe not. For many people, writing for magazines is more like a nice hobby. The pay can be really good, when you get an article accepted, but it sure isn’t going to be enough steady work to keep you afloat.
Understand the needs of your chosen market. If you’ve decided to submit your portfolio of vintage car images then you need to work out fast which ones are saleable. Know your area of expertise and which images you would potentially find in a vintage car magazine. If you have doubts, you can be sure the editor will have too. So find out what the market needs and supply the demand.
I usually carry two spare magazines and I have one in my firearm. These are the cleanest, freshest magazines that I own. I load them with specific ammunition suited to the hunt or for personal protection.