Month: June 2018

It’s the Wild West Out Here, People

It’s the Wild West Out Here, People

A decade ago when I started out as a full-time freelance writer, things looked a lot different. I certainly wasn’t alone out there, but competition was not exactly hot and heavy. Here’s how it went pretty often: Me: “Hello, I am responding to your job 

Lay of the Freelance Writing Landscape

Lay of the Freelance Writing Landscape

I wrote in a previous post that a key principle for succeeding as a freelancer is having a clear understanding of the lay of the landscape in whichever field you’re working. Freelancers in every field will have particular considerations based on how the industry works, and