7 REAL Places to Find Freelance Writing Jobs

freelance writing jobs, amanda bowyer
  When you're just starting out as a freelance writer, it can be hard to know where to find work. Once you've been writing for a while, you'll likely find yourself with a list of regular clients and, in some cases, companies will seek you out specifically for your services. Until then, however, you can expect to do a little fishing. You'll need to do a lot of gig pitchi...

An Introduction to Freelance Writing

Freelance Writing, Amanda Bowyer
One great way to make a little extra money on the side (or completely replace your income - your choice), is to become a freelance writer. It's outrageous, but as someone who majored in English it never once occurred to me that I could sell my writing online. I thought, "Sure, maybe if I wrote a book or something," but the truth is that companies, and even individuals, will...

7 Self-Publishing Myths Aspiring Authors Shouldn’t Believe

self-publishing myths, bowyer writes words, amanda bowyer
Are you interested in self-publishing a book you’ve been working on? Or perhaps you have expertise in a specific area that there simply aren’t very many, if any, books on? There are so many self-publishing myths out there that can really scare aspiring authors away from publishing their own works, which is a total shame! So, we’re going to take a look at seven prevalent self-...

The Dinosaurs Did It – A Children’s Book by Amanda Bowyer

The Dinosaurs Did It, children's book
When my brother, Sean, was little, he used to tell my mom that buffalo were to blame whenever he did something bad. His toys were a mess? The buffalo did it. He drew on the walls? The buffalo did it. Something got broken? The buffalo did it. He even wandered away from the house and got lost in the woods on day...and you guessed it; the buffalo did it! While my mom certainly...