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Writers: Today I will Make You Envy Me

Envy: it’s the green-eyed monster. I have green eyes, but I assure you, nobody I know of thinks me monstrous. At all events, today will be the day that I strive to awaken said monster in your breast, but how? … Continue reading

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Prostituting Your Art: Freelance Writer Remorse

Have you ever done work you were sorry about afterwards? I’m afraid to say, I have. When I started this blog, I declared a list of things I won’t do, but it’s a list of things I had to learn … Continue reading

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Why “Non-Gendered” Writing is Annoying

Writing can be a political minefield, even when you aren’t writing about politics. One of the biggest problems is using the language as it was, instead of adjusting to the way people think it should be used.

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Freelance writers – inspiring clients

I have rants up my sleeve, really I do. I have tales of “inappropriate” yet hilarious communications with clients. But I also have something rather special: inspiring clients. I haven’t asked any of them if I may write about them, … Continue reading

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I’ll blog about that!

Giving advice is easy. If you don’t know what advice to give, you Google it. One of my clients gives me blogging advice topics to write about. I’m gratified to see the posts are quite popular. I blithely expounded on … Continue reading

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Writer’s Perspectives on Jack and Jill

Warning: this post may occasionally be irreverent and somewhat exaggerated. Please note that all events are based on the actions of fictitious characters in a fictitious environment, and that scenarios are postulated with tongue firmly in cheek. Whew! Now we’ve … Continue reading

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Win-win-win deals for Freelancer!

I was as pleased as punch with myself – until I realized that my clients (two of them) were also winning big time. Then I was even more pleased. Quick! Give me a phrase that means “even more pleased than … Continue reading

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