How to Set Freelance Writing Rates

Freelance writing is a fickle business. For example, clients seem to think it’s perfectly okay to ghost you for months until they need something, and then they need you to respond in the next 2.5 seconds. It’s a classic freelancer’s dilemma. You...

Where to Find Freelance Writing Jobs

Finding work is perhaps the biggest challenge for any beginner writer. There’s no magic formula, no tried-and-true blueprint to ensure your success.  Sometimes you get lucky, sometimes you work hard and it pays off, but mostly it’s a strong combination of both. As a...

An Introvert’s Guide to Navigating Conferences

I am not sure how or when it happened, but at some point, I became a person who attends conferences. You never think about this when you envision the freelance life. You assume freelancing means you’ll sit in seclusion all day, become best friends with your...

A Guide to Switching Careers

If you’ve thought about switching careers, you’ve undoubtedly encountered this classic dilemma: Pursue dream but struggle to pay bills vs. Pay bills but stay in a mediocre job Wow, those are some lackluster options. Should you give up on your dream so you can afford a...