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People Still Rewrite Your Articles. Really.


Amazing.┬áPeople still expend energy on the pointless, low-paying slog that is “article rewriting”. This is, for those of you who don’t know, the “art” of taking an existing article and rewriting it. There’s no additional research; it isn’t being inspired

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Don’t Undersell Yourself

This is going to look like something of a rant, but bear with me… Over the years as a freelancer working predominantly online, I’ve come across a bewildering array of low paying websites. Just a few moments ago a gig

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Finding Freelance Gigs Online

One of the things I’ve been planning on featuring here at my homepage is a few tips and tricks that I’ve picked up over years writing freelance. It was back in 2004 when I completed my first freelance gig and

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Putting it All Together

OK, so what’s going on here? I’ve given the website a facelift and opted for a full on blog rather than a few static pages. To this end, I’ve imported the old content from (which is soon to receive

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So, I’m just about to embark on my fourth week as a freelance writer. I’ve learned a few things in this time, but most importantly, I’ve discovered that if you send an email, make sure you have regular access to

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What I've Learned This Week

For some reason I expected the first week of freelancing to be pretty uneventful. After all, the idea for the first couple of months is to multiply four-fold the amount of freelancing I was doing already. I had also managed

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Current Projects

This is a list of the work I'm currently engaged in:

  • New comic book project: Nazis vs Aliens
  • Northern Rock
  • Movie script
  • Sitcom script

Simmering away on the back burner:

  • Compiling a book of favourite recipes