5 New Year’s Resolutions for New Freelance Writers






The new year can’t help but get us thinking about making some resolutions, and to reflect on ways that we can improve ourselves and our lives in the year ahead. For you freelance writers readying to write your way to success in 2016, here are 5 easy-breezy new year’s resolutions to help make sure that…

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Spread Holiday Cheer for Your Freelance Career






Here’s one simple way to have the upcoming holidays/new year work to the advantage of your budding freelance career. Everybody loves to receive mail that isn’t a bill or piece of junk mail, right? And receiving a holiday card is a surefire way to put a smile on just about everybody’s face. That includes editors!…

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New Year, New Angles






As writers, the holidays should be much more than just a time for celebration (though, of course, there’s plenty of room for that, too!). For freelance writers, all of the annual holidays should also serve as triggers to brainstorm potential story angles. These special occasions offer the perfect opportunity to come up with timely story “hooks”…

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Top Five Reasons Why Noone is Reading Your Blog






“Why do so few people read and share my blog? How can I pimp it up?” These are just some of the questions I get from bloggers, regarding what they can do to make their blog posts more attractive. Of course, there can be a number of reasons why people don’t read your blog. Maybe…

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No Ideas? No Problem. Five Tips to Beat Writer’s Block.






Oh, we’ve all been there. One day your head is overflowing with bubbling ideas, and you don’t even have time to write them all down before they move on out into the galaxy. But the next day… nah. Suddenly it’s completely silent in there, as if the creative spark has taken a self­ appointed break. Maybe it…

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“If it doesn’t come out perfect the first time, I just give up.”






Does this sound familiar? I’m sure that as a writer, you’ve said this at some point. If you are a typical human being, there’s about a 100% chance that you are getting impatient with what you can accomplish in a short amount of time with minimal effort, compared to the rest of the species on the planet….

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Three Tips that Will Boost Your Confidence as a Writer – Guaranteed!






What is the biggest obstacle for those who love to write?   According to both my professional writer friends and the students of my writing courses, it’s confidence. Or rather the lack of it. “Is this good enough? Is this stupid? What will “the others” say? Nobody will want to read this garbage. And why…

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Learn How to Write and Sell Articles to Magazines






DO YOU DREAM OF MAKING A LIVING FROM YOUR WRITING? Do you fantasize of working from anywhere in the world, at any time you want? Maybe you’ve always wanted to see your byline in a national magazine, or maybe you secretly dream of writing a book. (I know, you want them both, right?) Stay tuned,…

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Free Course: Freelance Magazine Writing






How to Make Money Writing for Magazines – 7 proven steps that will help you start living your freelance dream! In this FREE course you’ll learn: What it takes for YOU to become a freelance writer. I’ll give you some insights into the magazine writing business that might surprise you! How to pitch an awesome…

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