Blog

How to cope with rejection as a freelance writer.

how to cope with rejection as a freelance writer

You know, one of the biggest lessons I have learned the last few years as a freelance writer is how to cope with rejection. Rejection by an online magazine or news-site of an article. Rejection of a cold pitch. Rejection of a job application. Rejection by a publisher. When you pour everything you have into…

September: The month of travel, Gaelic coffee and family!

September, travel, gaelic coffee, family

The start of September was very rocky. I was still unwell with a cough and virus I could not shake, which turned into a chest infection requiring antibiotics, steroids and ventolin to get rid of! I also had to have a small surgical procedure (which thankfully went smoothly and had very positive results). And on…

How to set boundaries as a freelance writer and WAHM

  When you are a work-at-home-mum (WAHM) the lines between work and home life often become blurred. Working from home means it is so easy for your work life to bleed through to your personal life. You can become distracted by family, neighbours, social media, laundry and other household chores. And on the other hand…

GUEST POST OF THE MONTH: How to spend more time making money and less time on household chores

Today’s guest post of the month is bought to you by Lois of Foxglove Avenue. Lois helps Mompreneurs structure their life and business is such a way they achieve balance and a stress free lifestyle that supports their growing business. Social media, client onboarding, billing…as freelancers there is so much of our business that we…

How to take a holiday when you are a freelance writer.

how to take a break when you are a freelance writer

Sadly, one of my first thoughts when we started planning our big family trip to the UK was “but what about my freelance work?” I started stressing about how I was going to manage to take a 5-week vacation, and STILL WORK! The answer? Do not work. Gasp! No work? How can I NOT work…

AUGUST – biffs, bumps and beauty.

Wow! August has been an INSANE month. There have been a few bumps along the way, but some absolutely amazing things have happened too. It has been a month of biffs, bumps and beauty alright! This month I have really been focusing on creating as much content as possible before I take some time away…

Scroll to Top