Strippers: Contribute to a book for free!

I’m glad I caught this from CraigsList Curmudgeon. Someone wants to collect stripper stories for a book. Not only that, but this person has the gall to charge an “editing” fee once the story is approved to be in the book.

No profit-sharing.

Thanks CC for finding this. Oh what an ass this is!

5 Responses

  1. Gotta love how it says, “Well, if you can write between 5 to 10 pages” as if we’re all supposed to be shocked and amazed that strippers can write at all.

  2. As a pro writer — and a pro smut writer — I gotta say this is completely offensive. I just wrote them a nasty note. Curious to hear what, if anything, they respond with. Subject matter aside no writer should be charged for ‘editing.’ Grrrrr.

  3. Unless the writer hires a freelance editor.

    But no, in on-the-level publishing, there is no fee for editing. It’s part of the package of being published.

    Let us know what sort of response you get. I’m curious too.

    XX

  4. Well, something has trumped Letters From Working Girls….

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