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Freelance Writing Advice, Writing Tips & Career Advice

Give Yourself a Better Job Description Than “Freelance Writer”

Job description

Many of us who work on a per-project basis refer to ourselves as “freelance writers.” That’s what we are, after all. We’re hired guns, the people you come to when you don’t have someone on staff to write the magic words. Freelance writer is a fine title for use in the writing community. Your fellow …

Writing Tips & Career Advice

When to Call Yourself a Writer

Career

Many people feel self-conscious calling themselves a “writer.” When people ask, “What do you do?” many of us hem and haw and try to dance around the question. “Oh, well, I do [list off all other stuff that comes to mind] and I write a little, too [said in a tiny voice that no one …