50/50 Post: How Are You Making Time to Write?

Since fall of 2009, I’ve been especially focused on keeping my writing a priority and juggling it with freelance copywriting. I’ve tried several options, including: Carving out one weekday per week to write. This seemed like a great idea, especially being a freelancer. The reality? It was too easy to give up that day for […]

50/50 Post: The Best Writing Advice You’ve Received

Remington Typewriter. Image courtesy of stock.xchng®

Since you had such memorable experiences to share regarding feedback you’ve received on your writing, I thought I’d turn the tables today. Let’s talk advice. It can be just what you need to hear. It can give you an idea to help you structure your writing or achieve a goal. Of course, it can be […]

50/50 Post: The Best Freelance Advice You Ever Received

Women Sharing Advice. What's Your Advice About Freelancing?

Whether you’re a seasoned freelancer, part-time freelancer or freelancer-to-be, I’m asking you to share here. You can be a writer, designer, photographer, consultant, or artiste. All that matters is that you participate! Long before I took a last gasp and made the life altering, “I’m going out on my own” announcement, I’d been reading everything […]

50/50 Post: Showcasing a Writing Portfolio Online

Jesaka Long Writing Sample: Employment Advertising. All rights reserved.

It’s been a while since I’ve done a 50/50 post, so as a reminder: This blog piece needs your input, that’s why it’s labeled a “50/50 post.” It relies on your experience, opinions and sharing. Consider it a close cousin to an open thread. After publishing tips for writing a bio, I have finally posted […]

A 50/50 Post: How Writers Undermine Their Own Voices

This blog article needs your input, that’s why it’s labeled a “50/50 post.” It relies on your experience, opinions and sharing. Consider it a close cousin to an open thread. I’ll use these 50/50 posts for topics that especially call for a variety of insights. Get ready to speak up in the comments! A strong, […]