If you’re a thriller writer stuck on your next work or can’t find an idea that excites you, studying thrillers you’re a fan of is bound to ignite the inspiration you need. I picked my favorite twists from four thrillers, analyzed what makes them work and explained what you can learn from each author and novel.
Article on crowdfunding for self-publishing authors featuring tips from Joanna Penn, Ksenia Anske, Melissa Frey, Bethany Atzadeh, Jas Rawlinson and more.
This post details how to advance your freelance blogging career by getting out of your comfort zone with 6 suggestions.
Tips on staying fit and healthy while traveling.
Money-saving tips for travelers without sacrificing things they love doing the most when they are not traveling.
A blog post on why unconventional approaches to productivity might serve freelance bloggers much better in terms of mental health, profits, and a general increase in productivity.
the age of information, it can be even harder to make decisions about publishing your work. Especially when you can find so many books, websites and trainings for free or at an affordable price. Where does research end and action begin?
I should know; I “managed” to self-publish a story I developed in 2004 as a novel in 2018.
First, it took me a while to decide which format I was going to write the longer story in. After creating first drafts as a TV pilot and a movie screenplay, I realized I...
itching and writing for a publication when you are among their target audience makes a writer’s job easier. We can mine our own personal and professional experiences, even when we are penning a reported piece, ideas ranging from where we worked, our relationships with family members and friends, our hobbies, romantic lives...
Everything is fair game as long as it is relevant to the content, tone, and style of the piece. The more in common we have with the demographic of the readers, the easie...
An op-ed on what Sex and The City meant to me growing up in a semi-conservative country, and why it is counter-productive to judge 90's series based on today's values.
A post on how to overcome the fear of rejection before, during and after a date for a much better romantic life.
Personal essay on being a virgin in my 30s: Why I never had sex despite being attractive, agnostic, extroverted and a Sex and the City Fan.
My personal account of trying to move to the USA legally for over 10 years as a freelance writer, and why it is so expensive.