The path I took to become a full-time writer, I don't think, is all that unique. But one of the biggest things that helped me was reading posts like this from authors who were where I wanted to be. I've mentioned it before in tons of my craft articles, but I used other authors' careers as a guide map.
Finding Your Niche as a Writer
I went about picking my niche by following my heart. I didn’t think about what was trending or popular, but instead focused on what I would enjoy writing.
January Editorial Calendar
This month, I want to get into revision and the benefits. I'll go over what it entails, different types of editors and editing, and more.
How to Pitch a Nonfiction Article to a Publication
Pitching and querying are how nonfiction writers get work. It's how they make connections and stay constantly publishing.
How to Find Gigs as a Freelancer
A guide for people wondering where to find gigs and clients as a freelance writer and editor.
Setting Up an Editing Business
This is great for someone who isn't sure how to make money as an editor or where to start.
Setting Up a Writing Business
What we'll be focusing on is the internal workings of the business, where I find clients and assignments, and how you can implement this too.
A Year in my Freelancing Life
Today, Facebook told me that it had been a year since I started fully leaning into the freelancer’s life.