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Freelance Writers – The Dream in Hard Cash

Freelance Writers – The Dream in Hard Cash

Freelance Writing
"If you wrote something for which someone sent you a check, if you cashed the check and it didn't bounce, and if you then paid the light bill with the money, I consider you talented." - Stephen King Your words are worth cash. Did you know that? I write for a living, and sometimes, I write a lot for a little cash. But more often than not, I write a little for a lot of cash. Is a thousand words too much to write in a day? Is a thousand dollars too little for a hundred and fifty words? When I started pricing my writing, I thought I was overpriced, because I'd grown up contemplating the concept of writing for pennies per word, as a journalist. I was no journalist.…
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Oh, God, Help me… It’s tomorrow!

My Reality
Did you ever have one of those nights when you really NEEDED to sleep, but sleep just didn't happen? I had one. Last night. If ever there was a night I just needed to sleep off the cold, get over being sick, and get on with life the next day, it was last night. I have so much to get done today, and it all seems to be backed up and loaded on top of whatever it was I had to do yesterday - that didn't really get done, because I didn't feel good then either... So, here I am, trying to push through the list on my computer and save what is left of my 'get 'er done' list... And feeling like a slug. Then, I see the numbers…
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