Category: writing style

5 Tips for Getting the Lead Out of Your Stiff Prose

Have you wondered why you can't get more articles published in good-paying publications? It could be your writing. I know -- none of us wants to think we're a bad writer. But something may be off in the tone or style of how you are crafting your story that is making...

The Gangnam Style Guide to Becoming a Freelance Writing Rockstar

What's the difference between a freelance writer and a hugely successful freelance writer? It's the difference between the teeming hordes of video posters on YouTube and Gangnam Style. If you have somehow managed to miss the emergence of the latest global music...

Freelance Writers: Do You Have the Writing Chops for This?

Do you wonder whether your writing makes the grade? Is it creative, compelling, unique, and strong enough for you to use your craft to earn a good living? These are questions I hear a lot in the Blast-Off Class I teach with Linda Formichelli. They often come from...

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