Freelance Writer Rates: How Much Should I Charge?

I cry a little inside when someone sells their creativity for single digits — or worse — pennies per click. But, in reality, so many…

11 Reasons You Don’t Find Freelance Writing Jobs

Each day I’m reminded why some online writers struggle. It’s actually pretty simple. They lack the confidence to put themselves out there, be vocal and…

3 Tips for Meeting Tight Deadlines

Yesterday was typical. I checked my Google Calendar, dove into the first writing assignment on my agenda and checked email. One message in my inbox…

21 Things a Freelance Writer Must Do to Land Jobs and Thrive as an Entrepreneur

Several times each week I’m asked how to get started as a freelance writer. The answer is simple: write. Write a lot. Put yourself out…

13 Common Misconceptions About Freelance Writing

So, you want to be a freelance writer. Cool. I remember when I dreamed of spending my days being creative, sipping wine, working whenever I…

All Writers Need an Editorial Calendar

Whether you post to a blog regularly, write articles for clients or are trying to finish The Great American Novel, you need an editorial calendar.…