Where to get even more feature story ideas (Part 2)

Where to get even more feature story ideas (Part 2)

Last week, I listed 7 different sources of feature story ideas which I use to brainstorm ideas for feature articles. Here are more ways in which I find story ideas that editors might be interested in. Personal experiences I’m a fan of using my parenting...
7 amazing sources of feature story ideas (Part 1)

7 amazing sources of feature story ideas (Part 1)

The most common question I get asked by other people is: where do I get good story ideas from? The short answer is: I use a variety of sources to find interesting story ideas for feature articles. Sometimes I’ve fallen down the Internet rabbit role following one...
Remembering 2017

Remembering 2017

I’ll be honest. I don’t really like reading other people’s ‘year in review’ type of posts. Mostly because they make me feel a little inadequate – that I should have worked harder, done more, written more and read more when I compare...
5 years as a freelance writer: 5 unexpected lessons learnt

5 years as a freelance writer: 5 unexpected lessons learnt

It’s coming up to 6 years since I started freelancing as a career. It actually started as a hobby or a side hustle while on maternity leave from my marketing job. One of my former colleagues had been a freelance writer. She had joined our marketing team on a contract...
4 copywriting tips I often share with beginners

4 copywriting tips I often share with beginners

No one ever talks about how they dealt with their very first copywriting project. Fortunately, I’m here to share my copywriting tips with you. It finally happened one morning and you got an email asking for a price on writing website copy, after spending weeks...
7 writing podcasts to boost your creativity

7 writing podcasts to boost your creativity

Podcasts are (IMO) the best thing since sliced bread. Before podcasts came along, I would have said it was red velvet cupcakes. But not anymore. I’ve picked up so many useful tips and information while listening to podcasts and so if you’re looking for...