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Living The Writer's Life: Casey Sollock
September 20, 2019 (07:29:47 pm)
If you want to pump some enthusiasm into your writer’s life, connect with Casey Eden Sollock. As founder of SheShinesWellnessRevolution.com, Casey not only follows her passion to empower women to reclaim their health, she also does it on a schedule of her choosing and uses writing as her catalyst for success. Read on to learn how she made it happen — and how quitting got her there.
Your First Writing Client — in Just 6 Weeks?
September 16, 2019 (12:00:50 pm)
What if you could land your first client in just 6 weeks? And what if you could do it in a safe, easy-to-follow, step-by-step way? Get all the details here and grab your spot (before it’s too late).
“With his help, I’m not only getting more clients ... I'm getting better ones as well.”
September 13, 2019 (08:30:47 pm)
Steve Maurer is steadily growing his B2B copywriting business. He says having Ed Gandia as coach and mentor has been a huge part of his success.
Living The Writer's Life: Dave Vigna
September 13, 2019 (05:34:17 pm)
Dave Vigna is a terrific example of someone who searched for deeper meaning through his career… and found it. Despite success and proficiency in the legal profession, Dave dove into a brand new discipline and faced his fears head on. Since then, he’s developed smart ways to pattern his day and overcome his fears. Read on to discover how…
This Freelancer Landed His First Client Thanks to Bootcamp
September 13, 2019 (05:17:33 pm)
Todd Geisen attended Bootcamp, submitted a spec assignment, and landed a freelance copywriting job with his first ever client.
Prize Winners Announced for The Writer’s Life Smarta Coffee Maker Online Ad Writing Contest
September 10, 2019 (10:33:27 am)
From 600 submissions, 3 winners of the $200 prize from our online ad writing contest about the Smarta Coffee Maker in The Writer’s Life have been chosen.
September Issue: Writers Defeating Dorian
September 07, 2019 (08:00:50 am)
Your September issue of Barefoot Writer is waiting! The September issue of Barefoot Write has a boatload of insights into how your writing can increase your impact by exponential amounts.
$1,000 Awarded to Winners of PWA’s 2019 “No Excuses” Writing Challenge
September 06, 2019 (08:43:39 pm)
The Professional Writers’ Alliance (PWA) has awarded $1,000 in prize monies to the 2019 “No Excuses” writing challenge winners. In addition to the prize money, the four winners have also earned a by-lined publication credit, success spotlight interviews, and new clients.
Living the Writers Life Questions for Karen McCauley
September 06, 2019 (06:10:57 pm)
Karen McCauley’s story is one of the most heartwarming we’ve seen. Like so many other writers, she began this career full of trepidation and “What If” worries. But after finding support through a live AWAI event, she squelched those fears and is now pursuing her writing dream — and most of the time, from the beach! Better yet, Karen’s writing career made it possible for her to help two people who are very special to her, and she did it in an extremely empowering way …
Living The Writer's Life: Maureen Lauder
August 30, 2019 (09:58:31 pm)
While it’s true that a Barefoot Writing career can be built to suit any schedule and any interest … did you know it also suits a variety of temperaments? This world of writers includes every personality type, from bold and daring to shy and reserved. Maureen Lauder describes herself as the latter, which is why writing for a living was the perfect career transition for her. With Barefoot Writing, she’s found a career that complements her personality, complete with a specialized niche that builds on her previous work experience. Even better, Maureen’s writing focus resonates with her core values. Read on to find out why.
GrowRev Digital is Looking to Hiring Multiple Writers for Their Growing Copy and Content Needs
August 30, 2019 (01:55:59 pm)
GrowRev Digital is a paid traffic digital agency specializing in multi-network paid traffic. Read on to find out more about this opportunity.
Living the Writer’s Life: Andrea MacDonald
August 23, 2019 (10:06:22 am)
Long-time journalist and mother, Andrea MacDonald, found her freedom in writing. We spoke to her about how she learned to aim high but still savor life along the way.
Living The Writer's Life: Tim Cotroneo
August 16, 2019 (08:07:22 pm)
Tim Cotroneo’s travel writer’s life is not only the stuff dreams are made of, it’s become a reality that’s opened additional doors to publication. Discover how he took the tools and knowledge gained at a single workshop and turned them into a thriving writing career to envy.
VIDEO: What Type of Copywriter Are You?
August 16, 2019 (06:28:52 pm)
Maybe you enjoy long-form sales letters and trying to beat controls. Or maybe you’re the type of copywriter that writes in a more conversational style, without all the hype. B2B Expert Steve Slaunwhite has a message – and a quiz – so that you can find out what type of copywriter YOU are!
Contacts Made at Bootcamp Lead to Working for a Top Financial Publisher
August 16, 2019 (04:37:47 pm)
Copywriter Daniel Ross is moving up in the financial copywriting world, after landing some writing gigs with his dream client.
Living The Writer's: Life Julie Hassett
August 09, 2019 (05:04:38 pm)
The day Julie Hassett learned copywriters can make a lot of money working from home was the day her life changed, forever. She dug her heels into the challenge, jumped, and landed square in the middle of the Barefoot Writing world. If you know you have what it takes and want a preview of what life as a writer can bring, you’ll love her story.
Congratulations to Our Three $1,500 Prize Winners!
August 09, 2019 (08:44:46 am)
This week, AWAI is proud to announce the three $1,500 prize winners from the first graduating class of Casey Hibbard’s Case Study Masterclass program…
A Potential Writing Client Contacted Me. Now What?!? — Free Webinar and Q&A
August 03, 2019 (07:42:30 am)
Join us for this FREE webinar to find out how to handle those first client conversations with ease.
Living The Writer's Life: Amanda Foxcroft Taylor
August 02, 2019 (07:18:59 pm)
Amanda Foxcroft Taylor stands out from the crowd of most writers for two reasons: She knows what she wants, and she’s not wasting any time going after it. Plus, she’s found a way to marry her ideals and writing goals with a career that allows her to write for the joy of it. Read on to find out how “love-based solutions” are propelling her to ever-growing daily success.
August Issue: 672 Reasons to Celebrate YOU
August 02, 2019 (05:08:16 pm)
Your August issue of Barefoot Writer is waiting!