Category Archive: Writing

The art and craft of writing

Is Your Freelancing Making You Gain Weight?

It’s easy for freelance writers to get fat if they don’t watch their weight. I know this for a fact because I am living testament to it.

When I was still working as a corporate drone, I was trim and, I daresay, healthy. I weighed 110 pounds, and even though I hated wearing short …

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Are You Happy with Your Freelancing Work?

I’m on a Mad Men roll, and I hope you will excuse me for it. In last Sunday’s episode, Don Draper brought up an interesting question in his meeting with the bigwigs of Dow Chemical:

“You’re on top and you don’t have enough. You’re happy because you’re successful. For now. But what is happiness? It’s …

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How to Survive Sick Days as a Freelance Writer

If there’s one thing I miss about working in a corporate setting, it’s getting sick days with pay. With paid sick days, I can just stay in bed and sleep off whatever is bothering my body. I can still count on having a paycheck at the end of the month.

Alas, freelance writers don’t get …

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How to Succeed with Outsourcing – From the Perspective of a Filipino Outsourced Freelancer

Let me get this out first: I’m a Filipino freelance writer who takes on outsourced writing jobs. I’m not perfect and I miss deadlines occasionally (who doesn’t?), but most of my clients like me. Or at least, so they said.

This weekend, I came across the article written by David Snape entitled Continue reading »

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Reads for the Week – Better Blogging and a Touch of Geekiness

This week’s list of articles and posts I found on my Google Alerts and RSS reader.

Blogging

5 Reasons Why Nobody Reads Your Blog
The number one reason is no one wants to read a boring blog. Mitz Pantic shares the other four …

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