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What Being a Freelance Writer is Really Like

Here’s a fair warning: this is not a pretty post at all but it’s real and it’s raw and it’s all I’ve got. Here goes: I never thought in a MILLION years that I would call myself a “freelance writer.” Even just saying these words feel strange to me. And in case you haven’t heard the story yet–I started freelance…

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How to Start Your Own Blog & How NOT to!

Thinking about blogging? Here are a few things you should know: It takes THOUSANDS of views to earn money from ads on blogs. There are 173+ MILLION blogs in the world. Blogging takes up an INSANE amount of time (source: me) But most important of all… you should start with a FREE blog. That’s right. Even though this is where…

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How to Start Freelance Writing

Thinking about becoming a freelance writer? You should read this post first. Then, if you decide you still want to give it a try then read on. I used to think in order to be a freelance writer, you have to be an AMAZING writer. But I was wrong. You have to a be a decent writer and a SUPERB marketer…

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What Walking Away From 9-5 Has Taught Me

This isn’t what you think. I didn’t hate my boss. I didn’t stand up on an office chair and yell out “I QUIT #$%@&*^%!” to the entire office. Nope, it’s not like that at all. In fact, it’s far, far less exciting. I’ve always, always wanted to travel the world and I’m done relying on a job to make it happen.…

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