How to start a blog when your broke (and secretly want to make money)

If you want to be a writer, you should start a blog. Well, you don't have to do but it wouldn't hurt. And you don't even need to make it public. Just start writing. And as you write, read and do research. When you're ready, you can build a portfolio for jobs, publications, and even … Continue reading How to start a blog when your broke (and secretly want to make money)

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That One Time I Got Paid To Be An Audience Member

Like many freelancers, it's super wise to diversify your income. In the back of my mind, I felt the need to have a couple of things that I can do to make money right away. For example, if I were an artist, I would draw up some stuff for sports teams and sell my art … Continue reading That One Time I Got Paid To Be An Audience Member

3 Lessons I Learned From A Failed Social Media Business

A few months ago, I was on short term disability. You see, what had happened was, I pulled a muscle in both of my arms. Yep. Both arms. After a 15-20 minute warm-up on the elliptical, I started doing bicep curls. I felt some pain, but I thought I was building muscle, so I anticipated … Continue reading 3 Lessons I Learned From A Failed Social Media Business

I Relocated to NYC with an Overnight Bag and $1,000

I’m not ordinarily brave. I’m a goodie two shoes, color inside of the lines kind of girl. And I don’t usually take risks. So you can imagine the responses I got when I told my homies and church family that I moved to New York. “Brave,” They called me (to my face). I would have … Continue reading I Relocated to NYC with an Overnight Bag and $1,000