Category Archives: Freelance Writing

Write from the Heart

  Hey, writers. A lot has happened since my last post. One of the things I am most proud of in this writing life came to a close…but it opened a new chapter in my writing. Life’s like that. You … Continue reading

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Leap of Faith

  Hey, writers. How’s it going? Have you written? Are you writing? It’s time to take action. Earlier this week, I wrote a poem from my future self talking to my present self – and telling 2017 Darlene to write. … Continue reading

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3 Side-jobs for Freelance Writers I’ve Actually Made Money With

Hey, writers. How’s it going? Have you written this week? Are you planning to write next week? Since the last Coffee Talk & Writers Secrets, I have both taken a vacation [from freelancing for three days] and worked solely on … Continue reading

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How I Made My First $1,000 as a Writer

  My first $1,000 as a Writer…oh, it’s been a while. Let’s time travel. I’m taking you back to 2010 when I was a freshman at Pierce College in Puyallup, WA. I was in my second year as Municipal Liaison … Continue reading

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Coffee Talk and Writer Secrets #2

Good morning, writer. Do you have coffee? Tea? Something to drink? Because this is vital to your happiness and health – find something delicious and join me for a writerly chat. Let’s talk about writing [and then go write!]. But … Continue reading

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Setting Writing Goals: May 2017

Setting Writing Goals: May 2017 Hey, writer, how’s it going? Did you write in May? I hope you did. I hope you scheduled time to write and followed through with your promise to your art. I did a lot of … Continue reading

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Setting Writing Goals: April 2017

  How’s it going, writers? Did you write in April? I hope you did. I hope words flowed from your fingers and characters and worlds came to life through you. This month, I focused on writing articles, business copy, and … Continue reading

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How to Start Freelance Writing Part 3: The Website

Hey, writer. How are you doing? I hope you enjoyed Part 1 and Part 2 of this journey. Welcome to Part 3: How to Start a Freelance Writing Plan, the Website. It’s time to set up your home on the … Continue reading

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How to Start Freelance Writing Part 2: The Plan

How are you doing? I hope you’re okay. Did you have time to look at the types of writing available? Here’s a reminder: You can take your writing anywhere…but you should choose wisely. Do you research and look at the … Continue reading

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