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13+ Chart and Diagram Creation Tools for Freelancers and Others ...

13+ Chart and Diagram Creation Tools for Freelancers and Others ... | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
Do you ever need to share statistics and data? Have you ever tried to explain a complex process or describe a relationship between two things? Charts and.
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Why archaeologists make better futurists than science-fiction writers - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

Why archaeologists make better futurists than science-fiction writers - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
Why archaeologists make better futurists than science-fiction writers Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies There's another group that makes a claim of the ability to divine at least some rough features of the future- science-fiction...
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Writers find inspiration, stories in the UP - Upper Peninsula Second Wave

Writers find inspiration, stories in the UP - Upper Peninsula Second Wave | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
Writers find inspiration, stories in the UP
Upper Peninsula Second Wave
Some do it for love, some for money. These five U.P. authors write for the love of telling a story and try to make a buck from it in the process.
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Writer spreads her wings: Former greeting card writer's book is a thank-you ... - Muscatine Journal

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Writer spreads her wings: Former greeting card writer's book is a thank-you ...
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With suggestions from her husband, Kenny Stulz, 47, she began writing earlier this year and had drafted the book within a month.
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Share Your Best Writing Tips at This Magazine for Scribes - mediabistro.com

Share Your Best Writing Tips at This Magazine for Scribes - mediabistro.com | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
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FREELANCE WRITING CLIENTS: THE GOOD VS. THE BAD by Bryce Emley

FREELANCE WRITING CLIENTS: THE GOOD VS. THE BAD by Bryce Emley | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
I think most freelancers have some conception of what a bad client looks like - those of you who aren't yet freelancers, imagine one. It probably exists. But what about the good ones?
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6 Smart Ways to Find Out if a Magazine Pays for Freelance Articles ...

6 Smart Ways to Find Out if a Magazine Pays for Freelance Articles ... | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
By Carol Tice. You've got a great story idea, and think you've found the perfect magazine to send it to. There's only one problem: you have no idea if that magazine ever uses freelance writers — or if they do, if there's any pay ...
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Writing in Games: It's Much More Than Narrative - IGN

Writing in Games: It's Much More Than Narrative - IGN | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
Writing in Games: It's Much More Than Narrative IGN More often than not we associate 'good writing' with well-crafted story content and entertaining text or dialogue, and while this obviously isn't a negative thing in and of itself, it leaves room...
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Latest books by Nottingham's local authors - Nottingham Post

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Latest books by Nottingham's local authors
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Eve's novel Gilded Wagons tells the story of a Romany gypsy who yearns to own a horse-drawn vardo (caravan) and join a travelling fair.
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IS FREELANCE GHOST BLOGGING A BAD IDEA? by Julie Neidlinger

IS FREELANCE GHOST BLOGGING A BAD IDEA? by Julie Neidlinger | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
In an age where the words authenticity and community are used when talking about blogging, where content marketing has elevated writing to almost mythical status, the very idea of a post written by some outsider and then sold to be used on a blog without attribution seems all wrong.
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Doctor Who: Peter Harness, Jamie Mathieson among series 8 writers - Digital Spy UK

Doctor Who: Peter Harness, Jamie Mathieson among series 8 writers - Digital Spy UK | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
Doctor Who TV Doctor Who: Peter Harness, Jamie Mathieson among series 8 writers Digital Spy UK Steven Moffat will write two episodes of Peter Capaldi's first series as The Doctor, while there will also be episodes by Mark Gatiss, Phil Ford, Stephen...
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Five Mobile Apps that Improve Freelance Writing Productivity - The Content Standard by Skyword

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Five Mobile Apps that Improve Freelance Writing Productivity
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Ah, technology. Certain digital tools can help increase efficiency, while others, not so much (I'm looking at you,Candy Crush).
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10 Famous Writers Who Hated Writing - Huffington Post

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10 Famous Writers Who Hated Writing Huffington Post Most writers, if not all, whether professional, recreational, or scholastic, hate writing at one point, or, in some cases, every point, in their careers, and their attestations to this can...
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A few writer's block tricks of the trade - BlueRidgeNow.com

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A few writer's block tricks of the trade
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Whether we are writing for business or pleasure, we may encounter “writer's block” — the phrase that indicates we just can't get started or we just can't keep going.
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Leisure time: The art of fan fiction - Dailyuw

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Leisure time: The art of fan fiction
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Aside from the fact that its very nature screams “wish fulfillment,” many of the stories are written by young authors who don't have a good grasp of the English language.
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HOW TO WRITE GRIPPING SUBHEADINGS TO ADD MORE VALUE TO YOUR ARTICLE by Giulia Simolo

HOW TO WRITE GRIPPING SUBHEADINGS TO ADD MORE VALUE TO YOUR ARTICLE by Giulia Simolo | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
Well-written subheadings help the reader understand at a glance what your article is about and what he/she can gain from each paragraph. Added to this, subheadings make your work easier to read because they organize it.
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How To Write Interior Monologue In Fiction Writing

RT @WritingCraft: How To Write Interior Monologue In Fiction Writing http://t.co/axwlHlcaD4 #writetip #fictionwriting
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Beyond 'Just Kids': A Pocket Guide to Patti Smith's Non-Fiction Writing

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New York Times readers this morning might have noted with interest the byline on the paper's review of Haruki Murakami's new book — the piece was written by none other than Patti Smith. Still, this...

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Authors Ask: Can I Actually Make A Living As A Freelance Writer ...

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Hi Julie, I have a few questions for you about becoming a freelance writer and contributing articles to websites. I suffer from pretty severe social anxiety, and it makes it really hard for me to get a “normal” job.
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Freelance Writers: 3 Things I Have Learned in My 21+ Years of ...

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Freelance Writers: 3 Things I Have Learned in My 21+ Years of Freelancing. Posted: 6/23/2014. Before I get to today's post, I just want to thank all the readers who've enjoyed my posts here on e-Junkie, and who've written in to let me know.
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Freelance Writing For Results: Make $500 a Day

Freelance Writing For Results: Make $500 a Day | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
Freelance writing can be profitable, or you can find yourself writing for peanuts. Both your mindset, and your workflow are important.

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An Interview With Johanna Lane, Author of 'Black Lake:' On Writing Ireland and ... - Bustle

An Interview With Johanna Lane, Author of 'Black Lake:' On Writing Ireland and ...
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I find that if I can write in the mornings and then do class prep and grading in the afternoons, that'd work really well.
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HOW I BECAME AN EXPERT FREELANCE SCIENCE WRITER by James Daley

HOW I BECAME AN EXPERT FREELANCE SCIENCE WRITER by James Daley | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
Before going into freelance writing full time, I spent a number of years as a research biologist. I originally started on that path because brilliant science writers like Stephen Jay Gould and Carl Zimmer had opened up the world of the natural sciences to me with creativity and wit.
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HOW TO WRITE A STRONG LEAD FOR YOUR NON-FICTION ARTICLE by Joanne M. Anderson

HOW TO WRITE A STRONG LEAD FOR YOUR NON-FICTION ARTICLE by Joanne M. Anderson | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
While there are several angles to consider for a lead, first let's figure out what to avoid. In general, do not lead with a question because the reader's attention is immediately turned to thinking of the answer.
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THE MANY FACETS OF FREELANCE WRITING: A NEWBIE'S VIEW OF PURSUING A WRITING CAREER by Kelly N. Vance

THE MANY FACETS OF FREELANCE WRITING: A NEWBIE'S VIEW OF PURSUING A WRITING CAREER by Kelly N. Vance | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
Content mills are an unfortunate fact of life. I don't recommend working for one forever, but it's a good place to cut your teeth and get some experience. I was hired and fired from one particular content mill in the space of two months.
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15 Tips to Write, Format and Distribute a Press Release

15 Tips to Write, Format and Distribute a Press Release | Creative Freelancing | Scoop.it
A well-written press release can greatly boost your sales, promote your business globally, and significantly improve the image of your business, products and/or services.
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