6 Toxic Behaviors Killing Your Freelance Writing Business

  A week doesn’t go by without tackling questions about making it as a freelance writer. Yes, I work. No, I’m not looking for a…

New Year, New You: 15 Ways to Boost Your Biz in 2015

Let this be the year. Whether you simply want to increase your profits, finally see your name in print or make a career change —…

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…

Are Your Blogs a Bore to Read?

Remember that blog post you spent hours writing in your head and editing on your computer? You know, the one that barely got any views…

Do You Have a Writing Portfolio?

Back in the old days I used to carefully trim my articles and photos out of the newspaper and glue them into a “string book”.…

Writing Checklist: 9 Quick Ways to Keep Editors Happy and Avoid Unnecessary Rewrites (150 words)

Editing and revising is part of the writing process. So, get used to it. Know your client’s guidelines and review them before submitting your work.…