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Writing jobs

Skip the Boring Writing Jobs: Get Paid to Write What You Want

Not feeling excited about your freelance writing work? Here are five ways to write what you want and still get paid.

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Don't Make These 4 Submission Mistakes

Writing Short Stories? Don’t Make These 4 Submission Mistakes

Before you submit a short story to a magazine or online publication, make sure you’re not committing these errors.

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Center Lovell Inn

Can You Write a Great Essay? Apply to Win This Maine Inn

If you dream of owning a bed and breakfast, you’d better get writing.

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Rules for a Freelancer to Break

6 Old-School Rules You Should Break as a Freelance Writer

Don’t follow all the conventional wisdom as a freelance writer. Here’s the advice you should ignore.

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How Successful, Work-From-Home Freelance Writers Really Find Work

How Successful, Work-From-Home Freelance Writers Really Find Work

It’s time to stop looking for freelance writing jobs. Instead, here’s how to make a living as a writer.

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Developing Story Ideas

Feeling Stuck? 7 Tools for Developing Fresh Story Ideas

Whether your focus is freelance writing or fiction, use these sites for writing inspiration.

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Balancing freelance with personal projects

5 Ways to Balance Freelance Writing Jobs and Personal Projects

Trying to write a novel or personal essays after writing for clients all day? Here’s how one freelancer avoids burnout.

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Resources for writers: The Writer's Bundle

Your Last Chance: The Writer’s Bundle Disappears Tonight

Grab this amazing offer before it’s too late!

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Tracking Freelance Writing Earnings

Tracking Freelance Earnings: February Income Report From Nicole Dieker

Follow along as this freelance writer shares all the details behind how much she earns this year.

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Resources for writers: The Writer's Bundle

An Unbelievable Offer for Writers: The Writer’s Bundle

Ready to make a living as a writer? For three days only, grab all of these resources for just $99!

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