Q. What if you could tell people you are a writer and be proud of it because you’ve finally found a way to make it pay?
Would you like to learn a bunch of different ways to earn a living as a writer? I have been working full-time as a freelance writer for the past 9 years. In this latest version of my book I reveal the best techniques I’ve discovered to earn money from writing.
But first… a little background. Like many other writers I was still working in a full-time job when I started freelancing. I just knew that I wanted to be a writer. I dreamed of being able to do it full-time but I couldn’t really see how I could make my dream a reality.
Little by little, though, my writing business grew. The biggest struggle was finding the time to write! Sometimes I seemed to be taking two steps forward then three steps back. But I persevered… and eventually my writing business grew.
Then, several years ago, I took the plunge… I quit my day job. I felt that my writing business had grown to the point that it could support me if only I had more time to put into it. What a great feeling… I was now going to be living the freelance lifestyle…
I was not earning as much from my writing as I had expected and soon I was eating into my savings! I needed more income I really needed it fast! It was time to face reality… the type of writing I was doing simply wasn’t paying enough.
So I began exploring different ways to make money writing. Writing articles. Writing web site content. Writing e-books. I even tried writing confession letters to some popular magazines.
And guess what? It worked. I discovered new ways to write for money and with some of these methods even though they paid more, less work was involved. I was surprised.
Oh, and another thing… unlike freelance writing for magazines I didn’t have to wait six months for an article to be published before I received my check. I was receiving payments within a few weeks… Read more…