How do I break into freelance journalism?
I am a writer and looking to start a freelance career. I have been published before, but I am trying to make writing a full time job. Any suggestions?
Asked By: killtheaquitted - 1/14/2008
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It really depends on WHAT you want to write, but here's one strategy that generates a lot of interest in my work. I write non-fiction, health-related material based on my background as a former wellness manager and nurse. I participate in an online professional discussion group of wellness professionals. You just never... More
Answered By: kathy_is_a_nurse - 1/14/2008
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Just keep writing and submitting. Learn the art of the query letter for magazines. That will help
Answered By: Bradster - 1/14/2008
Try some of the many freelancing sites out there to find freelance writing jobs. Not only will this earn you an income but you will be gaining valuable experience with each project you complete... More
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