Yes, I write for free. Here’s why.

Yes, I Write for Free. Here’s Why.

“Creatives should be paid for their work.”

“The stereotypical starving artist is a myth that needs to die.”

“You can’t pay your rent with exposure bucks.”

I couldn’t agree more with all of the above statements.

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Creating a Library that Nourishes Your MultiTalented Nature

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I feel the need for a disclaimer: the list of book suggestions you’ll find in this post is very, very eclectic. But that’s the way MultiTalented Writers work: we like to dabble in various niches, so we read about various subjects, too.

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Featured Blogger: Walter Akolo

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Whether you blog for fun or for pay, it’s always great to make a connection to other bloggers and writers with similar interests. That’s why once in a while, you’ll see a featured blogger on multitalentedwriters.com.

Show our featured bloggers some love by checking out their blogs and leaving a comment.

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Starting a Writing Career? 4 More Blogs You Should Follow

4 Blogs to Follow If You're Starting a Writing Career; Photo by Ben Kolde on Unsplash

Recently, Ibrahim Jimoh shared 9 bloggers you should follow if you’re starting a writing career. Here are 4 more blogs that offer great tips on how to start and grow your writing business.

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Want to Be a Multi-Niche Writer? Master This One Skill.

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Here’s why you don’t need to niche to be successful as a writer: if you can conduct proper research, you can write about anything with authority.

Master this one skill and you’ll be able to write in any niche your heart desires. In today’s guest post by Peace Adeoye, learn why mastering research skills should be your number one priority. 

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Yes, I have the editor’s email address. No, I’m not going to give it to you.

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I see this scenario played out over and over on Facebook (and increasingly, in my inbox):

You post an article that you have gotten published, or you mention you’re an author at a large multi-author site, or people think you’ve got some kind of clout in the publishing world.

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