So, you want to be a freelance writer, huh? I hear you. The idea of setting your own hours, picking projects you love, and working from home (or anywhere with an Internet connection) is appealing, right?
Many people assume you need Hemingway-level writing skills to be able to beat it as a freelance writer. Friend, that’s not necessarily the case. Sure, you must have the ability to write a sentence (preferably with correct grammar). I mean, that’s kind of obvious. But, that’s not all you need to make it as a writer, either.
Here are the three things you absolutely need to succeed as a writer-for-hire. Read on, friend. (more…)