614 Media Group is looking for Freelance Writers (who are also excellent storytellers) to write locally-focused articles and narratives for DIG Magazine (est. 1997), a monthly publication highlighting the people, places and lifestyle that brand Baton Rouge as an exciting city for the 18-44 market.
Freelance writers will be covering: Arts & Entertainment, Food & Drink, City Life, and Campus & Sports, etc.
Formerly a weekly newspaper originating on LSU’s campus, DIG relaunched in June 2016 as a glossy, print-bound, monthly magazine. The magazine is distributed regionally and free to the community.
Expected Skills and Experience:
- Write engaging, personable, and insightful articles that grab the interest of readers with a fusion of style and purpose, especially for college students and young career-goers.
- Familiarity with to Associate Press style.
- Knowledge of Baton Rouge culture.
- Complete weekly or monthly assignments on deadline.
Compensation: $20-$100 per story, based on length and topic.
Submit a resume and writing samples.