Freelance Writer

All forms of freelance writing, web content providers included.

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Suggestions of where to start in the freelance world please!

Started by Kaye Heyes Feb 14, 2013. 0 Replies

Hi everyone.I've recently been accepted on to a mentoring scheme for nutrition writers in the UK and would like to develop my skills and confidence in this area. I've never worked as a freelaner or a…Continue


Started by Kelley Harrell. Last reply by Cindy Brown May 7, 2012. 1 Reply

Hi all!  Can anyone buzz me about some ghostwriting specifics.  I've got a few questions and appreciate the insight.Cheers!Continue

Tags: ghostwriting

ASJA Conference

Started by Cristina F. Connors Mar 12, 2012. 0 Replies

Has anyone ever gone? Is it worth the money? Is it a good networking opportunity?Continue

Job Hunting

Started by Kelley Harrell. Last reply by Kelley Harrell Feb 16, 2012. 2 Replies

Hi all.  I am interested in finding telecommuting writing positions, either for a single entity or several.  What are the best resources for finding such?  I've looked through several online services…Continue

Tags: freelance, telecommute

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Comment by Gail Marlene Schwartz yesterday

Thanks Taneisa. I'm wondering about what types of marketing efforts people have made in commercial freelancing? My mentor highly recommends cold calling...

Comment by Taneisa Grier yesterday

Hi Gail, Good Morning. It looks like there hasn't been much activity lately. However, if you have something that you want to share or a question feel free to do so. You'll get some comments. 

Comment by Gail Marlene Schwartz on Friday

Hey, is anybody current in this group? It's June 24, 2016. Thanks in advance.

Comment by M.C. Simon on September 14, 2014 at 10:18am

Another week... another Thought <3

What If ... I am a cell or a virus? :P

Comment by M.C. Simon on September 4, 2014 at 11:32am
I met a POET...
Please meet him, too!

"My reasons for choosing Vishwas Vaidya for my first interview are vast; on the one hand his poems have the power to make me dig inside my heart and bring to surface answers for many spiritual questions which can arise during a life time. On the other hand, I had chosen him because he is an engineer exactly like me, and he decided to write poems, as I decided to become a writer. And I have some more reasons related with the country in which he resides in: India".

Comment by B. Lynn Goodwin on October 6, 2013 at 9:19pm

Congratulations, Lucille. That's awesome news.

Author of You Want Me to Do WHAT? Journaling for Caregivers

Comment by Lucille Joyner on May 13, 2013 at 12:34pm

I didn't even remember the contest until I got the call from the editor of Catharsis Journal, a new Memoir publication. She called to let me know that I had come in second, that my article would be published in their first edition, I would get two free copies, $250, a letter of congratulations, an author's contract, and a certificate suggesting my achievement. The subject asked for was Creativity, How It Changed My Life. My Memoir was entitled, Writing, Another Form of Music. Perhaps one of you will write a Memoir for their next contest.    

Comment by B. Lynn Goodwin on March 6, 2013 at 1:48pm

This is a great list, Dreena. Here's one more opportunity: 

WriterAdvice seeks flash fiction, memoir, and creative non-fiction running 750 words or less. Enlighten, dazzle, and delight us with your prose. Finalists receive responses from all judges. Submit your work to the 8th WriterAdvice Flash Prose Contest by April 18, 2013. Complete details and Submittable link at

Check it out and see if it's right for you. 

Comment by Dreena D. Clark on October 4, 2012 at 1:14pm
Comment by LaDonna Reed on October 4, 2012 at 11:36am

Good Afternoon/Evening

 I'm looking towards opportunities for freelance writing, I don't have any experience in writing other than keeping a journal, writing poetry as a hobby, and "business" writing while I was employed as an Administrative Assistant.

 I was wondering if anyone have any ideas/suggestions on how to start and manage this career.


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