Make Money from Freelance Writing (Paperback)

A Teach Yourself Creative Writing Guide

By Claire Gillman

McGraw-Hill Education, 9781444174526, 288pp.

Publication Date: February 14, 2013

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Yes, it is possible to make money freelancing, and the experts show readers how

"Make Money From Freelance Writing" takes you step by step through every avenue for making an income from professional writing. Covering everything from travel writing to writing self-help features and full-length book commissions, the book also includes writing for new media and the practicalities of finding a route to market oneself.

Each chapter contains a diagnostic test, case studies, practical exercises and Aide Memoire boxes. Readers will find a reminder of the key points at the end of each chapter (Focus Points) and a round-up of what to expect in the next chapter (Next Step).

About the Author

Claire Gillman has written professionally for more than 25 years. She has written over a dozen non-fiction books ranging from a documentary style review of The Parachute Regiment to guides on raising teenage sons and living with aging parents. Claire is currently an editor for "Writers' Workshop," specializing in non-fiction. She has also run and organized numerous writing courses and workshops, both in London and at residential centres.