Category: Personal Life

Top Single Parent Scares

Being a single parent can be a very rewarding job, but it can also be very scary. Sometimes being a single parent means potentially dealing with scary or bad situations all alone without help. Even the simple things in life can become scarier or anxiety-provoking if you are by yourself.  Here are five of the biggest single parent scares that you might face if you are alone raising a child.
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How I Overcame Bad Credit Quickly

A few years back my credit was really bad.  I had lots of loans and credit card debt as well.  The past couple of years I have really worked hard on reducing my debt and improving my credit.  In this article I will discuss ways that worked for me and can work for you as well.
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How To Tell If You’re a Hipster Writer

Cultures change from one generation to the next, but some things never change. There’s always that group of people who stand out above the crowd. They are different from the norm and that’s okay. Enter the Hipster crowd. How can you tell if you’re a hipster writer yourself? I know for me, there are a few things that stand out that make feel that way. Here’s a few tips to tell if you’re truly a hipster writer in this culture.
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Ways I Get Over Writers Block

One of the worst things for me, and any other writer for that matter, is the dreaded writer’s block. This can cause havoc on your stress levels and thinking when you’re working on a deadline. How do you get over writer’s block? Is there any way that you can avoid that blinking cursor taunting you? Sure! Check out these ways I get over writer’s block when I’m stuck on a topic or idea.
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Top Freelance Writers I Look Up To

As a freelance writer myself, I certainly have those hero writers I look up to and want to be like one day. Some of them are general stereotypes and others are specific people I’ve come into contact with over the years. These writers all have something in common. They are successful at what they love doing. They have all made a career out of writing and are making a good living at it too. Here are a few of the top freelance writers I look up to when it comes to the freelance writing arena.
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How To Get Over A Failure

Let’s take a moment and think about something. You’ve written your first, or maybe tenth, article and you’ve sent it to your client. Maybe they do not like what you’ve sent and you’re not given the chance to fix it. Maybe you ended up with a client that you worked for but they never paid you and now you have no way to recoup the lost time and money they owe.
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Spreading Inspiration On Making Our Hobbies A Career

While trying to pursue my freelance writing as a career, I thought I’d share some inspiration with you guys on gaining ideas to pursue of your own! Maybe you have a hobby that you love to do and are considering turning it into a career for you. Perhaps you don’t want to work at your regular job anymore or you’re on the cusp of retiring. While you’re starting to consider your hobby and turning into a job, you may not really know where to get started. Here are a few tips and tricks to turn your current favorite hobby into your future career.
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How I Fulfill My Travels Locally

I have the travel bug. I want to visit and see the world but it’s not always in the budget. Sometimes a travel down the road is all it takes to help that bug stop bothering me. You can enjoy a fun and adventurous life while traveling locally in your area. As a writer, it is heavily important that you connected with what inspires you and for me that is adventure. If you’re not familiar with your area, here are some ideas I used to be able to travel on a budget and still enjoy the sights and sounds nearby.
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Why I Stayed Single through My 20’s

At 20, you probably have just graduated from college and have no idea where to start. Even if you have earned yourself a well paying job, you are not sure how to responsibly spend the salary. Many people will tend to stay single in their 20’s because they are still discovering the life after school and transitioning to a working class citizen. When you get the job, you find that you cannot even manage your bills or cater for your expenses. Your budget is just scattered and you’ve no grip over it. Bringing in a new partner and having children seems to be out of the equation. In case you are in such a situation, you are not alone. Here is why I stayed single during my 20’s.
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Why I Decided to Not Go To College

Going to college has and is considered to be the key to prosperity; however, this may be changing as people begin to have different perspectives on how college education is able to determine or shape their future. It is possible that you have been to college, attained your first job, only to quit a few years and explore a startup opportunity. I’m not advising anyone to not go to college, this is just my own opinion for my own life. Here are reasons why I decided not to attend college, especially for freelance writing.
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