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When I’m not writing for clients, I like to dabble in a bit of musing about the world of freelance writing. Check out some recent posts from my copywriting blog…

WHAT CAN A BLOG DO FOR YOU?

There’s no escaping it, blogs are big. Maybe you have a favourite food blog you head to for new recipe ideas. You might be an avid follower of a high-profile blogger or even have given blogging a whirl yourself. On the other hand, you might not have the first clue what a blog is – don’t worry, you’re not alone! A blog (short for weblog) is basically a way of sharing your story with the world. Read more…

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TRAVELLING THE WORLD IN MY SLIPPERS

I’ve been having a great time working with the lovely people at addmustard, a fab digital marketing agency based in Brighton. It’s been a fantastic opportunity to write for some well-known global travel brands who wouldn’t otherwise work with a lone freelancer!

I’ve been writing a lot of destination guides for travel websites, which has been loads of fun. I’ve travelled to luxury Caribbean beach hotels, enjoyed cultured European city breaks, and splashed around in the waves of the Med’s family resorts. Or I have in my mind at least. Read more…

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FROM WELFARE ADVISER TO WRITER…

In a previous life, I worked as a senior welfare adviser at the brilliant Edinburgh University Students’ Association. I loved the variety. I never knew who was going to walk through the door that day and what their story would be. I helped students navigate crises from homelessness to homesickness – and everything in between. Read more…

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If you have any freelancer questions you’d like to see answered in a copywriting blog, just give me a shout. I’m always keen to share a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the glamorous (ahem) world of freelance writing. Spoiler alert – no, I don’t actually work in my pyjamas to a backdrop of daytime TV. Sorry to burst that bubble!