7 Ways to Find Ideas and Conquer Writer’s Block

Whether you write fiction or blog articles, here are 7 ways you can come up with ideas if you’re feeling stuck. I’ve never had trouble with writer’s block because I have a ton of lists all over the place with ideas for when inspiration strikes. For me, ideas come pretty naturally because I’ve always beenContinue reading “7 Ways to Find Ideas and Conquer Writer’s Block”

Why You Should be Writing with an Outline

You may be one of the many writers who hate writing an outline. Honestly? I don’t blame you. I used to hate making an outline too. For years, my writing habits always involved getting an idea and running with it. The second inspiration took hold of me I would type as fast as a couldContinue reading “Why You Should be Writing with an Outline”

The #1 Mistake on a Small Business’ Social Media Page

Image via Pexels Honestly, I’m surprised at how simple it is, and yet I see it over and over again. I’m still a new freelance writer and I’ve only worked for a handful of different companies writing their social media posts for them. Still, I’ve seen this pop up repeatedly when I’m doing research for whateverContinue reading “The #1 Mistake on a Small Business’ Social Media Page”

How to Write a Killer Proposal on Upwork

Tips to help you land clients like a pro Photo via Unsplash Alright, so you’re trying to land more clients online as you start your freelancing career and you keep getting ignored. Here are a couple of tips I’ve learned myself while writing proposals and cover letters that brought me my best clients. I’ve even added examplesContinue reading “How to Write a Killer Proposal on Upwork”

What I’ve Learned in my First Month as a Freelance Writer

Yes, some of these things actually surprised me Photo via Unsplash You probably think this is going to be a story about how I threw everything in my life aside to pursue a dream. I’ll admit, you’re partly correct, but honestly, I’m still new and I don’t know if my dream has come true yet. ItContinue reading “What I’ve Learned in my First Month as a Freelance Writer”

How Failing as a 911 Operator changed my Life.

I thought I finally found my dream job — I was wrong. Photo via Unsplash For most people, 2020 has been a difficult year. Between a raging political climate and viral disease dominating the globe, life has been hectic, to say the least. I also experienced some turmoil in my own personal life in recent months that completely alteredContinue reading “How Failing as a 911 Operator changed my Life.”

You’re Writing Cover Letters Wrong.

And how you can fix it Photo via Unsplash What’s the purpose of a cover letter? To explain why someone should choose you instead of someone else for a job opportunity. Seems easy enough. Why then, does everyone hate them? Because we are doing them wrong. Everyone writes a cover letter hyping themselves up. Most of usContinue reading “You’re Writing Cover Letters Wrong.”

The Hard Truths to Know Before You Start your First Podcast

Learn from the mistakes I’ve made before making your own. I’ve listened to a lot of podcasts. Lately, it’s probably my primary form of entertainment. I can fold laundry while laughing along with the McElroy brothers and bake cookies while learning about sharks with Wendy Zukerman. Naturally, after falling in love with this medium, I decidedContinue reading “The Hard Truths to Know Before You Start your First Podcast”