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5 Tips for Creating Your Own Luck in 2022
December 29, 2020 (05:08:38 am)
If you think you need to be lucky to be successful, realize instead that “luck” comes from a series of changes that allow you to create the sort of life you want over time. Follow these five tips…
5 Big Benefits of Meditation for Writers
December 25, 2020 (05:16:15 am)
For writers, meditation has big benefits — here you can discover five of them. Heather Robson takes a look at what meditation is, how it can help you as a writer, and simple ways to get started.
Your Simple Path to Writing Success in 2022
December 23, 2020 (05:05:35 am)
Find your path and build your plan for your version of a successful writer’s life by following this simple three-step approach today. Turn next year into one you’ll always remember…
How a Cup of Coffee Inspired Gratitude
November 26, 2020 (05:22:27 am)
If you write a list of things you can be grateful for, you may surprise yourself. Jen Phillips April shares how a Ted Talk on gratitude changed her thinking. It might do the same for you.
With His Kids All Grown Up, This Busy Dad Decided it Was Time to Switch from an Engineering Career to Freelance Writing…
November 23, 2020 (05:40:34 am)
After a job in the desert as an environmental engineer, Bill Nettleton realized what he really wanted was to be a writer. Here’s how he made the switch to a brand-new career…
A 5-Day Plan to Set Your 2021 Business Goals
November 04, 2020 (08:00:38 am)
January 2021 is coming up fast. With less than two months left in 2020, this five-step plan with help you set business goals for the next year.
Living the Writers Life: Max Latimer
September 18, 2020 (07:00:07 am)
Max Latimer first found copywriting while searching for a way to break free from unfulfilling jobs. He initially thought it would be a useful tool to help him create his own business… and then discovered that copywriting itself was the dream business he’d been looking for. Discover what happened after that lightbulb moment and why these days, he’s excited to get out of bed in the morning…
Living the Writers Life: Catherine Catozzi
September 12, 2020 (07:00:49 am)
If you need a dose of inspiration to carry you through the cooling fall weather, look no further than Catherine Catozzi’s story. Just a few months ago, she made up her mind to be a Barefoot Writer. And then she did one simple thing that landed her a string of clients – and a four-figure month. Read on to find out how she did it.
Digging Deep for Your “Why”
September 10, 2020 (06:29:42 am)
Do you know what your “why” is? It can be your guiding star and help you shape a writing career — and lifestyle — that makes you happy. Katie Yeakle has the questions you need to ask yourself…
From Not Knowing About Copywriting To Becoming an In Demand Writer
September 09, 2020 (08:00:47 am)
See How This Brand New AWAI Member Went From Zero Clients and No Income to Earning $17K in Just Ten Weeks …
Top 3 Things to Do First to Get Your Writing Business Up and Going While You’re Stuck at Home
August 20, 2020 (06:32:51 am)
People stuck at home with time on their hands are ready to try copywriting. Here are three things you can do to launch your paid writing career during this pandemic.
How Screaming, Calculating, and Silver Linings Can Strengthen Long-Term Earning Power
August 17, 2020 (06:22:44 am)
For a dramatic effect on your writing career, now is the time to listen to the advice of Success Coach Ted Capshaw and follow his three-step plan. Move forward toward your goals.
JUST PUBLISHED! Carline Anglade-Cole’s Marketing Memoir: My Life as a 50+ Year-Old White Male
August 15, 2020 (08:00:35 am)
AWAI Copywriter of the Year Carline Anglade-Cole’s new marketing memoir, My Life as a 50+ Year-Old White Male is now available on Amazon.com.
Living the Writers Life: Wendy Howarter
August 15, 2020 (07:00:50 am)
Wendy Howarter bravely took a step back to look at where she was in life and wasn’t satisfied with what she saw. Not only did she decide she needed to do something about it, but she washed her hands entirely of all that was bringing her down and now enjoys her time island-hopping and writing about wine. Discover how she flipped her life and found joy through writing.
August Issue: Fix the Fissures To Earn More Sooner
August 07, 2020 (07:02:46 pm)
Just released, the August issue of Barefoot Writer!
Sidestep the Goals that Make You Fail
July 28, 2020 (06:50:44 am)
The point behind setting goals is to get yourself on a trajectory of success, but sometimes it doesn’t work out that way. Here’s how to set, or not set, goals and still make forward progress.
The Undeniable Power of Buddy Groups and Masterminds
July 08, 2020 (06:58:46 am)
Buddy groups are a great resource for writers at all career stages. The combined knowledge helps you reach your goals faster, especially when you follow three tips.
No Need to “Launch” Your Writing Business. You’ve Already Started…
June 26, 2020 (06:19:39 am)
How you talk to yourself about starting your business could impact your progress… Here’s how you should look at the process for a smoother path to the writer’s life.
Living the Writer's Life: Eddie Stephens
June 20, 2020 (07:22:26 am)
Eddie’s story is similar to many other Barefoot Writers, where he discovered freelance writing while in need of a new career and never looked back. But what he did soon after starting is a path too many writers waver on: choosing a niche and staying the course. Not only has Eddie stayed focused on a specific niche, he now has regular clients hailing from all over the world. Read on to find out how he got there.
Living The Writer's Life: Donna Kaluzniak
June 13, 2020 (07:02:53 am)
Donna Kaluzniak is the ideal example of someone who found the perfect niche and went after it. Once she decided to be a writer, she looked at her work experience… and thankfully hit on a topic she enjoys. Not only that, but it’s a highly-specialized field. She’s now making the most of being an elite, go-to writer in this niche. Plus, she’s a terrific, positive example of someone in command of her writing business — and her life. Go, Donna!