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5 Unexpected Benefits of Full-Time Freelance Writing
by Aubre October 11, 2011

{Enjoying local wine from a wine garden in Vienna, Austria in June} I became a full-time freelance writer six months ago. Part of those six months were spent traveling throughout the Czech Republic, Hungary, Austria, Germany, and Italy. Then the next co

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What Do You Do? Editorial vs. Copywriting
by Aubre September 8, 2011

{Image via bertop} I specialize in two different kinds of writing: editorial and copywriting. A friend recently asked me to explain the difference and I realized there are probably a lot of non-writers out there who don’t know an advertorial from an opi

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A Special Project for My Dad’s Birthday
by Aubre August 30, 2011

I have to think a man turning 50 already has everything he needs. But hearing how much people love you never gets old, right? So for my dad's big 5-0, I reached out to friends and family through a mass e-mail campaign asking them to submit a "thing they l

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The 15 Stages of My Mind as I Apply for Freelance Writing Jobs
by Aubre February 26, 2011

{Image via Mike Westdijk} 1. HOLY CRAP I'M SO PERFECT FOR THAT. 2. Happy happy happy. Write, write, write. 3. Seriously, if they don't hire me it's because they didn't get my application. 4. Ugh, this is taking really long. 5. What if they don't like me?

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