FREE Apps to help you stay organized

Here are some great apps to help you get organized Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. To view our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. One of the problems for people with multiple interests is staying organized. We have so many projects on the go at once, that sometimes we get a little muddled. But it doesn’t

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From Scatter-Brain to Hyper-Organized: How I use Mind Maps for Content Creation

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As a MultiTalented Writer, you probably have ideas floating around in your head all the time. You need a strategy to capture these ideas in a way that works for your life and business. Mind maps are a great way to do this. Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. To view our full affiliate disclosure, please click

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Freelance Writing Terms You Should Know

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When you’re starting out in freelance writing, you can get easily confused by all the terms that are thrown around in online writing groups and elsewhere on the Internet. Sometimes, it can be a little intimidating to ask for clarification. Fear not; this post will tell you what those terms are. Please note that this post may contain affiliate links.

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How to Get Your First Writing Sample

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This post may contain affiliate links. To see our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. It’s a catch-22: you want to pitch a publication, but you need a writing sample. But you can’t get samples unless you pitch a publication. All is not lost: you can get your initial clip if you follow some simple steps. The easiest way to

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Are you MultiTalented? Or Do You Have ADHD?

Fidget spinner with text: are you multi-talented? Or do you have ADHD? Maybe it's both. multitalentedwriters.com

  Recently, I shared a post about how I like to read several books at once… I like to do all kinds of of things at once, really. That’s part and parcel of being a scanner and MultiTalented Writer. But for some people, there’s more than just being a scanner at hand. No one likes to talk about it, but

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Mind Map Monday: Camping Edition

mind map for freelance writing success: camping; Photo by Jake Sloop on Unsplash; design by Mariana Abeid-McDougall

Do you love to go camping and also love to write? If so, you could combine your two passions to earn your keep while doing what you love. Here’s a mind map to encourage you to diversify the camping niche. Check it out, and then come back here to find out how to use it. If you’re an outdoors person,

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Social Media & Email Interactions: How to Stay Professional

This post may contain affiliate links. To view our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. You’ve all witnessed it: the troll. The person who makes comments on social media to get a rise out of people; the person who misinterprets what was said in a post and then attacks the original poster, the person who name-calls.  Not only do trolls

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Yes, I write for free. Here’s why.

This post may contain affiliate links. To see our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. 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. I have

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Self-Editing for Beginners: How to Edit Your Own Writing

Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. To view our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. How to Self Edit There’s no substitute for a good editor. But even when you do hire someone to edit your words , you should still try to turn in as polished a piece as you can, for various reasons. Firstly, self-editing

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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. I’m including a generic list of the types of books to include in your library, and I’m sharing

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