The Writer's Life
business, personal finance, and joy.
After two years of working together in Zoom-land, I get to work in person, in Spanish plazas, with my developer, Rafa.
Discover the game-changing tool that travels with me.
I did the math. Here’s a total breakdown of my business trip expenses.
I highly respect the hustle, but it’s not for me.
When you write for the love and as a way to support yourself, the question of why you write can get murky.
Let’s distill it.
Why should you raise your fees? Let me count the ways.
Reading a slush pile can be your best education in how to write a particular genre.
Sure, great clients pay well, but there are so many other reasons to work for getting them as well.
“Yes!” said a young woman at the AWP conference for writers, rounding the corner to my all-the-way-in-the-back-corner booth. “This is where those stickers are coming
My rent is $350 for the next three months, and I can’t tell whether it’s that or the physical space around me, trees instead of