Freelance Editors: Frivolous or Essential?

Thursday, December 10, 2015

In the writing world, to Oxford comma or not is a near religious debate. The first time I saw a Twitter war on the subject I had to look up what it was, then check my manuscript to see which team I supported. (It turns out I’m pro-Oxford comma. Feel free to berate or applaud me in the comments.) My non-opinion made me realize a benefit of having no writing education is a…


Deb Sarah on Friendship, Writer Style

When I first started freelancing, I was giddy. I loved the idea of working from home, working for myself, and having my career go anywhere I decided to take it. Then the reality set in: The life of a freelance writer is sort of an isolating one. Over the years, I’ve depended on writer pals for encouragement, support, humor, advice, you name it. And at the top of all the…

Thursday, September 16, 2010