Tag Archives: Writing

Who do you write like?

Want to have some fun? Forget about answering questions about which movie or TV series characters you are. Try this link below to find out who you write like. http://iwritelike.com/ Click on the analyzer, copy in sample of your writing … Continue reading

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Considering audiobooks to expand your audience?

Last week, Rosemary Hutchison spoke to the Gettysburg Writers Group about audiobooks. She is an avid listener of audiobooks and researched how indie authors go about producing audiobooks. She and her husband, author Will Hutchison, were considering turning at least … Continue reading

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How to get more freelance writing assignments (part 3)

So in the past two weeks, I’ve talked about how going the extra mile and developing a relationship with the editor. For this final piece, I’m going to look at how becoming an expert in your field will help you … Continue reading

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How to get more freelance writing assignments (Part 1)

I’ve been doing freelance writing in one form or another for 25 years now. When I started out, I was getting only a few assignments to write articles. Nowadays, I have plenty of work, and the best part is that … Continue reading

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Chasing the elusive dream

               I’ve written about getting ideas from dreams before. Well, the other morning I woke from a dream around 4 a.m. It was a neat story that as I thought about it loosely tied in with a novel idea that … Continue reading

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Having realistic pay expectations

When the members of the Gettysburg Writers Brigade talk about markets where we can publish our work. Around the Gettysburg area, the local magazines pay 10 cents to 50 cents a word. I also write for magazines all over the … Continue reading

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How much should you charge for your writing?

I’m often asked by new writers what they should charge for an article. My answer is that it is often not up to the writer. The publication will make an offer, and you can decide whether to accept it or … Continue reading

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