Hey Old Cynic!

Are you interested in writing for the Old Cynic? If so, you’re in the right place.

I’m passionate about making oldcynic.com fun, engaging, and high quality.

If you’re a reader who wants to write something for fun, please skip the terms, and simply complete the Submission Form below with your idea.

If you’re interested in contributing to this blog, but seek financial compensation, please read the terms below. Thank you!


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If you would like to contribute to this blog and receive payment, please submit a sample of your work and additionally, complete the rest of the form.

About the Sample:

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About your Future Selection:

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  • If selected, you will be expected to produce an original written piece which has not yet been published anywhere else.
  • If paid for your work, I will assume full copyright ownership of the written work you produce for me. That means, you will not be allowed to publish it in any other place (on-or-off line), and will have no rights or control over it. And, I may also edit the work as I deem necessary. However, I will always acknowledge you as the author (by your chosen name).
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  • Writing for the Old Cynic is on a Post-by-Post basis. There is no guarantee of more work.
  • If selected, you will not be ’employed’ by the Old Cynic, but will be acting as a freelancer (a self-employed person). I will not be liable for your working practices, taxes, or any other consideration normally associated with employment.
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