Susan Shain is a freelance writer. She founded Where to Pitch, a website that helps writers find homes for their stories, and also sends out a monthly newsletter with freelance writing tips.
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Avoid the dreaded contact form. Put your reporting chops to use, and pitch a story to an editor who can actually accept it.
Any freelance writer will tell you: Figuring out where and who to pitch is often the hardest part of the job.
You’ll also get a free copy of The Freelance Writer’s Pitch Checklist