The most useful part of this article, in my opinion, is the list of resources at the end. Check it out if you’re interested in getting paid for your work and some of my favorite bloggers, LittleMissLola and Sean Smithson, in particular (not playing favorites, I just love them and their posts so much) absolutely deserve to get paid for their writing.
Many of you are growing as writers and seek opportunities beyond your blog. To continue this conversation, let’s talk about freelancing and getting paid to write, and the flip side of this: writing for free and exposure. We’ve rounded up four working writers who offer different perspectives on the business of writing:
- Julie Schwietert Collazo, a bilingual writer/editor who has written for publications such as National Geographic Traveler and Scientific American, blogs at Cuaderno Inedito.
- Caitlin Kelly, a National Magazine Award winner and frequent contributor to the New York Times, blogs at Broadside.
- Kristen Hansen Brakeman, a writer who has contributed to the Washington Post and the New York Times‘ Motherlode, blogs at KristenBrakeman.com.
- Deborah Lee Luskin, an award-winning novelist and radio commentator, blogs at Live to Write — Write to Live: a collaborative blog for the New Hampshire…
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