Substance over Style

It’s an all-too-familiar scenario for a freelance writer. It’s 9 p.m., you’re sitting in front of your computer, and the work that your client needs by midnight is staring back at you. You were doing great for the past hour. You made some excellent...

Just the Facts

What does almost every news outlet have in common? At one time or another, they have misreported a fact. Whether it is misspelling a person’s name or incorrectly reporting the number of injured people, mistakes happen. Well, if a national newspaper can make an...

The Number Games

Picture a world where you are your own boss. A world where your laptop and a contract from a client are all you need. You can work from home, while you are pet sitting for someone, or taking a vacation. It sounds amazing, doesn’t it? Yes, being a freelance...