Monthly Archives: November

Share Your Biggest Freelance Fear to Win

What’s your biggest freelance fear, and how did you overcome it? Enter our writing contest for a chance to win. Fear has a way of holding you back as a freelance writer. It suffocates creativity. It gets in the way of taking risk. Let it dominate your thoughts, and fear prevents you from putting yourself

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How Do You Balance Your Work and Your Home Life?

I’m a full-time writer, copywriter, blogger, and self-published author. I’m also a husband and a father to two young boys, ages five and two. On any given day, I’m telling stories about my day on social media, writing blog posts about my life as a writer, actually writing for clients, writing for my own projects,

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12 Lessons Learned From Writing Short

by John Peragine In the last year, short story competitions have helped focus my writing. I read many short stories in elementary school and always enjoyed them, but I believed they were some condensed form of a larger work. I never thought of short-form writing as something special on its own. Fast forward to adulthood

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8 Secrets of Top NYC Writers

Freelance writers sometimes overlook a critical piece of marketing that can drive traffic, generate leads, and land assignments… writer websites. How’s your writer website? Maybe you’ve got the basics like a home page, about page, and your portfolio. Maybe you’re still looking at writer websites to get ideas for setting up your own. What should

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