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LittleZotz Writing: Adventures in Freelancing

Inside LittleZotz Writing Adventures in Freelancing you'll find 25+ articles divided into the topics most relevant for budding freelancers:

Freelancing in General Freelance Writing in Particular Networking Your Freelance Website Website Security Organization & Productivity Higher Education & Freelancers The Freelance Writer's ABCs

Within the pages of this fine 99-page e-book, you'll find 26 timeless READ MORE

Wed, May 27, 2015, Continue reading at the source

In the vein of Coach Jennie's “10 Spectacular Things” prompt, I've got some life updates. A bloggy blog post that is driven by neither insomnia nor anxiety nor fear nor any kind of pain or insanity.

A post driven just by my need to write and my attempt at a READ MORE

Sun, May 24, 2015, Continue reading at the source

Mark Ceb is a part-time freelance illustrator and YouTube content creator. For the latter, he writes essays — thoughtful analyses of modern culture and video games — and then records them as videos. (Technology-minded freelance writers/journalists/bloggers take note!).

Mark Ceb

How I Know Mark


Wed, May 13, 2015, Continue reading at the source

Illustration by Ramiro Roman, Jr.

I started mentoring fellow writers looking to go freelance in 2013 and I've learned a lot since then!

Last month I shared READ MORE

Tue, May 05, 2015, Continue reading at the source

He thinks I never have anything nice to write about him. I told him my blog isn't an autobiography; it's a collection of the writing I like best. And that usually comes out in my most lonely, anxious, unhappy moments.

Lately most of those moments are precipitated by something to do READ MORE

Sun, May 03, 2015, Continue reading at the source

I've never been single before, but it seems to involve sleeping in the middle of the bed, which I think I can get behind.

Even when I'm alone, I sleep on my side of the bed. I leave his pillows intact and don't roll past center. I used to be alone READ MORE

Fri, May 01, 2015, Continue reading at the source

Illustration by Ramiro Roman, Jr.

Books and blogs are great, but you can't ask them questions…

So there you are: You've read all the books, you've skimmed all the blog posts, you've subscribed to all of the newsletters, and you've READ MORE

Wed, Apr 29, 2015, Continue reading at the source

3:30 a.m. Central. I was lying awake and panicking, worried I may have forgotten how to write, so I better go ahead and give this a try.

It's insomnia or caffeine or Stefan snoring beside me; I'm not sure. The three always swirl together to form this cyclone of energy READ MORE

Fri, Apr 03, 2015, Continue reading at the source

You might not have known this, but my first self-pub book was a 2011 collection of essays and short stories titled Welcome to the Shit Show. You probably missed it, because shortly after hastily releasing it as an ebook, I unpublished it with the intention to edit, polish, and re-release READ MORE

Thu, Apr 02, 2015, Continue reading at the source

This month, my featured interview is one of the most important males in my life: Robert the Cat. He's a freelance consultant specializing in food eating, proper litterbox use, and general rumpusing.

How I Know Robert

I met Robert in 2009 when READ MORE

Wed, Apr 01, 2015, Continue reading at the source