Tag Archives: freelancing

Online forums catering to professional writers were a major help to me when I was just starting out. But they can be somewhat hard to discover if you don’t know what you’re looking for. Here are a few that really worked well for me. Continue reading

Featured, freelance writing, writing

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Lately, I’ve been all about learning how to optimize and grow my small business. But I guess I’m not the only one looking to the late Steve Jobs for a meaningful message these days. According to Steve Jobs’ biographer Carmine … Continue reading

entertainment, freelance writing

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This week, as we all gather our loved ones and our thoughts to give thanks for all the love and luck we’ve received this year, it’s worth taking some time to look back and really take stock. So I decided to create a reverse bucket list of things I’m already thankful I’ve accomplished.
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creative writing, travel and lifestyle, writing

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With Budget Cuts Across the Board, Can We Afford to Write for a Living? There's been big discussion on a few of my writers' groups this week about major magazines and other publications recently chopping their freelance rates due to … Continue reading

freelance writing

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I've been working on a story for ABCNews.com on celebrity love pegged to the release of the self-help tome-turned ensemble comedy He's Just Not That Into You. And it turns out, when it comes to relationships, stars are just as … Continue reading


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Happy New Year! And welcome to the online home of Sona Charaipotra. This is my first official year as a fulltime freelance writer, and I’m still trying to balance working in my PJs with my obsessive DVR-ing of House Hunters … Continue reading


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