American Writers & Artists Inc. The latest news from American Writers & Artists Inc. en (c) 2022 American Writers & Artists Inc. Fri, 27 May 2022 10:10:18 -0400 60 $200 Prize Winners Announced for The Writer’s Life Headline Contest From over 200 submissions, Sandy Franks announces the 3 winners of the $200 prize from our headline writing contest in The Writer’s Life. Fri, 27 May 2022 10:10:18 -0400 Incredible: 10x More Writing Income Up for Grabs Content marketing is in such demand, companies are willing to pay writers handsome fees, especially if you can provide original ideas and mastermind strategies that match their marketing needs. Mon, 23 May 2022 08:54:35 -0400 Monday Morning Jumpstart: To Advance, You Need to “Do the Work” In today’s Monday Morning Jumpstart, AWAI Chief Success Officer, Ted Capshaw, and Director of Training, Jade Trueblood, remind us that the only path to true change is through active, conscious effort to get to know yourself. Mon, 23 May 2022 05:37:26 -0400 Living the Writer's Life: Peter Smolens Peter Smolens fell in love with photography the moment he first saw a black-and-white print being developed. He’s also passionate about digital painting and even published a book on the topic. Through a happy set of circumstances, this love of art and photography led him to a career as a technical writer. Peter attributes his success to persistence. He draws inspiration from the adage, “You have to put your butt in the chair and do the work!” Sat, 21 May 2022 05:00:06 -0400 Meet Marketers Who Need Freelance Writers Now — Free Webinar and Q&A Writers are in big demand as marketers look to take advantage of the massive increase in the number of people researching and making buying decisions online. Meet with marketers looking to hire now … and hear firsthand what they’re looking for in a writer. Fri, 20 May 2022 17:01:25 -0400 Two Charts Every Writer Needs to See Earlier today, we held our private briefing for all writers. The replay is up now, in case you missed it! Thu, 19 May 2022 15:52:01 -0400 Where the Puck Is Going Next and More Answers for Writers from Russ Henneberry The opportunity to make a lot of money in content writing is HUGE right now. Content is everywhere and it’s desperately needed by every business. Here are five questions and answers with Russ Henneberry about this trend. Wed, 18 May 2022 14:34:18 -0400 WRITERS: Your $412 Billion Writing Opportunity Companies need writers more than ever before. Learn what they need, why, and how you can claim a piece of this giant pie. Wed, 18 May 2022 13:20:34 -0400 This Is Easily Worth 10x the Money You Pay Mon, 16 May 2022 09:05:14 -0400 Monday Morning Jumpstart: Slow Down and Reflect on Your Emotions In today’s Monday Morning Jumpstart, AWAI Chief Success Officer, Ted Capshaw, reminds us how to check in with our emotions ... and why it’s best to feel and express them in order to be successful as writers – and as people. Mon, 16 May 2022 05:10:36 -0400