Take Your Business Outside This Fall

With fall upon us, we want to enjoy the remainder of the good weather. All too soon winter will be here, and we’ll want to be inside where it is warm. Why not take your work out the porch, or even into the yard at a picnic table now? I Continue Reading

How to Lead a Productive Writing Life

I was chatting with a friend this afternoon, who was asking me how long it takes to write an article. This question, and the rest of our conversation, got me to thinking about productivity when writing and after. How does one lead a more productive writing life? These are the Continue Reading

Why I Love to Work at the Park

There are many places a freelancer might choose to work. From home. At the beach. In a cafe. My all time favorite place to set up my laptop, journal or write stories is at the park. Specifically, the Riverfront Park in Old Town, Maine. It is a truly beautiful place. Continue Reading

But, I Don’t Want to Write Today

Most of us have days when we do not want to work, no matter what type of job we have. It is no different for a freelance writer. Some mornings you just can’t seem to get motivated. I felt this way yesterday. There was a family crisis and I just Continue Reading

Creating Good Habits

Some habits are good ones. They are productive, and aid you in progressing smoothly throughout your day. They give you a sense of accomplishment; a means of beginning or ending your day. They have many benefits indeed. In our work and personal lives, we should develop habits that will allow Continue Reading

Freelancer’s: Take Your Office Outside

My favorite place to work is the park.  I love working by the river, and watching the children play. I am always more productive when I am there. Though I do not have a laptop at this point, I find plenty to do while I am working away from home. Continue Reading