Writing ‘On Spec’ Vs. ‘On Assignment’: What’s the Difference?

The other day, I casually mentioned to my husband that I rarely write ‘on spec’ and was thrilled when my project was accepted. “What does…

Editorial Calendars: 8 Must-Have Categories for Writers

I’ve received many half-baked writing assignments. No keywords. No mention of content goals. No brief. Some writers see this lack of direction as an open…