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Pitch Fix: How to Sell a Story That Relies on a News Peg

When current events happen, the pitching clock starts ticking. Here’s how to land your idea before the news peg goes stale.

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Pitch Fix: Before Submitting Your Story Idea, Consider Your Research Options

You might have a good story idea, but have you thought about how you’ll prove your point?

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Making This Common Query Letter Mistake? Here’s Your Pitch Fix

This recent journalism graduate’s pitches were getting derailed by a focus on his writing desires instead of his value.

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The 3 Biggest Pitch Mistakes This Editor Sees Every Day

Increase your odds of getting an article published with one editor’s advice on how to write a pitch that will make it past the inbox.

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Pitch Your Dream Clients: October Income Report from Nicole Dieker

This month, Nicole reaches a new financial milestone and answers two reader questions about freelancing.

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Tracking Freelance Earnings: May Income Report From Nicole Dieker

This month, Nicole checks in with a fellow The Write Life contributor about her freelance writing goals.

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Tracking Freelance Earnings: February Income Report From Nicole Dieker

Long-term freelance projects can make it hard to balance your budget. But the wait can be worth it.

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Pitching Long-Form Journalism? Don’t Forget Your Goal

If you’re not doing this in your long-form journalism pitch, you’ll lose editors fast.

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Tracking Freelance Earnings: December Income Report From Nicole Dieker

It’s not too late to reflect on last year and make your freelancing income goal for 2016.

Tracking Freelance Writing Earnings

Tracking Freelance Earnings: September Income Report From Nicole Dieker

Smart freelancing means planning ahead to avoid income gaps. Plus: Are you looking ahead to 2016?