But this is far from the ONLY way to make money as a freelance writer. I make good money and I don’t pitch ANY publications. The fact that you need a new, original perfect piece for each publication with no guarantee of quality payments or even acceptance of pitches is what keeps me from going this route.

Instead, I have a couple entrepreneurs/companies I do weeky blogging for, copywriting for a couple sites/companies, some ghostwriting, some book editing, even book coaching.

This is just one way — and to be fair, one of the most difficult ways — to be a successful freelance writer.

Entrepreneur, writer, editor, book coach, cat lover, weirdo, optimist. Author of “Write. Get Paid. Repeat.” & “Concept to Conclusion.” jyssicaschwartz.com

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