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Writing Tips & Career Advice

An Idea Is Nothing


Last week, #IWSGPit happened on Twitter. It’s one of many pitch contests/parties where users post their pitches and hope that an agent or publisher requests more information about their work. (I got my publishing contract through a pitch party —#Pit2Pub—, so I can vouch for the fact that they work and can be worthwhile. Not to …

Freelance Writing Advice, Marketing & Platform Building, Writing Tips & Career Advice

The Importance of Controlling Your Own Web Real Estate


Social media can be a useful tool in your online toolbox. It’s a great way to get messages out quickly and with minimal fuss.  However, I see many writers relying on social media as their sole online presence. There are many reasons why this is a huge mistake, but they all boil down to the …