Freelance Writing and Making My Rent

As a freelancer, the question I’m most commonly confronted with is, “How on Earth do you make money?” The fact of the matter is freelancing is becoming more and more popular as Millennials and Gen Z make their way into the workforce. Being part of the later at 21, I can confidently say we have higher expectations for our careers than 20-somethings used to. As freelancing rises as a common solution, however, it has become increasingly higher to get freelance jobs. The market is competitive, and…


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People Watching: The Art Of It & Next-Level Writing

When I first tapped into my writing capabilities, I was eleven. I had a grand imagination to pull from and enough time to create endless, timeless, fictional stories. People watching wasn't anywhere on my agenda. The older I got, the less I felt that inspiration. With age comes responsibility - as we all know. My brain became muddled by the many things of adulthood, such as starting a career, handling relationships, and paying bills. My focus shifted from creating stories to making a living.…