April 17, 2014

What the Game of Thrones Can Teach Freelance Writers

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  Game of Thrones, the wildly popular HBO adaptation of the amazing book series, A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin, includes a lesson or two for freelance writers. Actually, other entrepreneurial bootstrappers could learn something from it as well. Whether you’ve read the books or become utterly obsessed with the series […]

Eliminating Stress As a Freelancer and Other Impossibilities of Life

freelance writing stress

Freelance writing:  the career state in which you compete — sometimes viciously — with your colleagues for assignments; you have no guaranteed income; you subject your best efforts to potential ridicule and rejection; you enjoy no paid vacation days, nor paid sick days; you carry all responsibility for calculating and paying your taxes not once, […]