How to Deal with Other People Finding Writing Success
By TakingDictation | July 1, 2022
Abstract vector created by macrovector – www.freepik.com You know those success-based social media posts. The exuberant ones. The ones where people announce they’ve just found an agent, met some ridiculous word count goal, or had...
How to Tell the Difference Between Content Mills and Legitimate Writing Sites
By TakingDictation | June 24, 2022
Want to be an article writer? You'll need to figure out which platform(s) to publish or find clients with. Within this, it’s critical to be able to spot the difference between content mills and legitimate...
Investment Mindset: 4 Rules to Be a More Successful Writer
By TakingDictation | June 16, 2022
Money vector created by stories – www.freepik.com If you’re like most writers, you’ve probably heard that, if you really want to be successful, then you have to write a ton of content. The story is...
Are You a Bad Writer? Here’s the Truth
By TakingDictation | June 9, 2022
Food photo created by valeria_aksakova – www.freepik.com In my usual browse of article headlines on Feedly this morning, I stumbled across this gem from Hannah Giorgis in The Atlantic. Giorgis declared that much of what’s on Netflix...
Should You Work As a Ghostwriter?
By TakingDictation | June 6, 2022
Most writers dream of people knowing their byline. But thousands of writers are flying under the radar as ghostwriters. Let’s explore what it means to be a ghostwriter so you can decide whether it’s right...
Paper or Digital: Which Is Better for Writing?
By TakingDictation | May 29, 2022
Background photo created by freepik – www.freepik.com You’ve heard the stories. People like Abraham Lincoln, J.K. Rowling, Aaron Sorkin, even Marilyn Monroe–all are said to have scrawled ideas on whatever they could, including paper napkins....
10 Ways to Get New Writing Ideas
By TakingDictation | May 13, 2022
Business photo created by freepik – www.freepik.com If you’re mysteriously blessed with a mind that produces new writing ideas like new bunnies in a burrow, life probably is pretty good. If you’re like most authors,...
Beta Readers 101: Everything You Need to Know
By TakingDictation | May 6, 2022
Image created by Wanda Thibodeaux on Canva Any time you want to make something better, feedback is critical. That's why, for writers, beta readers are worth their weight in gold. What’s a beta reader? Beta...
- How to Deal with Other People Finding Writing Success July 1, 2022
- How to Tell the Difference Between Content Mills and Legitimate Writing Sites June 24, 2022
- Investment Mindset: 4 Rules to Be a More Successful Writer June 16, 2022
- Are You a Bad Writer? Here’s the Truth June 9, 2022
- Should You Work As a Ghostwriter? June 6, 2022