1) You DO need to indicate how you follow EC.
2) You DO need a Paypal address. That is absolutely required. Update: This means the email address through which you pay and receive payment through the Paypal system. It is extremely easy to do.
3) The work must be pasted into the body of an email. I do not open attachments.
4) Please don't send lengthy biographies of all of your writing credits. Just two sentences in the third person.
I know EC has a lot of rules, but it is also a lot of work. The rules help me, a lot.
Something to see: