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a preponderance of punctuation marks

For my writing friends - signal boost: Why I Won't Write a $15 Blog

From Carol Tice, Seattle Freelance Writer

Recently, I had a disturbing week looking for freelance writing gigs. I concentrate on applying for jobs where one of my areas of specialized knowledge is required, because I know there's lots of lowball pricing for general topics. Surely, they can't get a student, Third-World resident, or wannabe writer to write about arcane legal areas or variable annuities, so rates there should still be a living wage – or so I thought...

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Tags: human_condition, lives_i_don't_lead

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