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Why I Don’t Have a Niche (and How You Can Benefit From Not Having One) — Weekly Blog Post #17

If you go onto any page teaching freelance writing, one of the first instructions you’ll read is: “Find Your Niche.” It’s an important step. For you readers, It may beg the question — what’s my niche? What topic of study do I focus on? Here’s something that’ll shock you: I go against all advice, and …

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I Quit My Job to Freelance Full-Time (Here’s Why You Should, Too) — Weekly Blog Post #16

This week turned out unexpectedly. In fact, it marked the start of another stage of my life. How — you ask? I quit my full-time position! I never expected I would so soon.  I’d planned to long term, but this week — I caught myself by surprise! I quit my job to pursue my passion, …

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3 Simple Steps to Get Rid of Writer’s Block – Weekly Blog Post #14

It’s time I wrote something regarding writer’s block. The bane of all content creators around the world. Sometimes, the well runs dry. In those situations, it’s hard to create new content. Novelists, songwriters, poets; we all suffer from it. It can leave one clenching their jaw and shaking their head. But is it preventable? Absolutely! …

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I Finished Draft 2 of My Novel! What Comes Next? – Weekly Blog Post #9

On Wednesday, I finished draft 2 of my novel! The journey isn’t yet over, but I’ve passed milestone on the ride. Today I want to discuss that, what comes next and how you can strive to complete your manuscript too. It’s no secret that I wrote my book during NaNoWriMo 2019. I’ve written a lot …

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Dungeons & Dragons. Why Is It Good for Writers? – Weekly Blog Post #8

Today, I am running a Dungeons & Dragons campaign. I’ve worked on a few bits and pieces to prepare for it, my stomach is is tight with nerves, and I’m worried I’ll disappoint my friends. I’m doing it anyway — Hold on a minute! This is a writing blog. Not a pop culture nerdy game …

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I’m Taking A Step Back from Freelancing – Weekly Blog Post # 6

(But only for a little while) You heard it folks! The title says it all! For the next few weeks, I am stepping back from freelance writing! No more clients, no more money on the side, no fast turn-arounds.Why? There’s a simple explanation… I gave my upcoming novel a deadline! …And do I regret it? …

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3 Quick Tips to Make a Blog Interesting – Weekly Blog Post #5

Nobody cares about this post. Nobody anticipates it and nobody is eager to get their hands on the next one. You know what? It’s okay! I have no false illusions otherwise. Yet, why do I persevere? Why don’t I give up and do something more worthwhile? My friends, there’s a simple answer. Writing is a …

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