How to Deal With a Slow Work Day

How to Deal With a Slow Work Day

  Let’s face it: as freelancers, we have slow work days sometimes, days when projects are few and money is scarce. This is when a day job or part-time gig comes in handy. Hopefully it’s enough to cover your most basic bills when the writing and editing jobs temporarily stop rolling in. But if you […]

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Afraid to Freelance? Learn to Simplify

There’s that one poem by that one (and sometimes only) poet everyone knows, Robert Frost, about the road not taken. You know the one. It’s called “The Road Not Taken”. It ends like this: “I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I– […]

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How to Simplify Your Social Media Intake

Take a deep breath. Relax. Close the laptop. (After you finish reading this, of course.) You do NOT have to look, act, write, decorate, or live like any of it. How many blog posts have you read today? How many how-to articles, status updates, tweets, photos, infographics, or pins have you taken in? Do you […]

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DIY Experiment: Jack Daniel’s Soap Dispenser

I’m not gonna lie: I like Pinterest. In fact, I may be a little bit too pin-terested in spending my time there. (Heh. Sorry.) But it’s never a complete waste of time, because I’ve tried countless recipes and embarked on multiple creative projects as a result of the ideas I’ve seen there. The most recent was […]