Design Your Writing Career

Everyone in my “real life”doesn’t know what I do for a living. It’s not that I’m secretive,it’s just that people assume a homeschooling mom of six is plenty busy enough,right? In fact,about 6 months into this business,when I was working several hours a day to build up my body of [...]

Lead Times for Print Publication vs Web Writing

For writing web content,2-3 months is generally a decent lead time for seasonal articles. It gives your article enough time to grow authority via incoming links and can help your SERP rankings through the peak of the season.

However- this is the web and a good (SEO good) article will do well year after [...]

New Magazine Guidelines

My friends in Texas Barb and Sarah have just officially announced the upcoming publication of

Rethinking Everything Magazine.

Basically,if you’ve madea monumental,life-changing decision then they want to hear your story. Go check out their guidelines,read through some of the titles to see if perhaps you have something to submit. You can also [...]

Become a Freelance Writer

Become a Freelance Writer Freelance writing is the perfect career. Maybe I’m biased because it’s my job and I love it. I hope you do,too. If staying home with your kids,making enough money to support your family before lunchtime every day and being recognized and paid for your brain while you’re changing diapers [...]