how to become a freelance writer

Tips for Writers Who Have Nothing to Write About

7 Ideas for Writers Who Have No Idea What to Write About

How do you write an essay, article or blog post when you have no ideas and nothing to write about? When I taught Language Arts and Journalism, I often watched students stare at their blank pages, bewildered. They knew they had to write – and they even wanted to write – but they had nothing to write about.

How to Become a Writer Without a Degree

No, Successful Writers Do Not Need Journalism Degrees

A degree in journalism, creative writing, literature or even online content creation does not guarantee a successful writing career. In fact, a writing-related degree can be a hindrance for writers who want to make money. It’s better to have a well-rounded education and broad platform. My degrees are in Psychology, Education and Social Work, but I didn’t need a university or college education to be a successful writer.

Writing an Author Bio When You’ve Never Been Published

How to Write an Author Bio When You’ve Never Been Published

It’s every aspiring writer’s conundrum: you can’t write for magazines because you haven’t been published yet, and you can’t get published because you haven’t sold any articles yet. Fear not; I have good news! Learning how to write your author bio – even if you’ve never been published – may be easier than you think.