Why You Should Write

People used to write more. In Jane Austen novels, the characters are constantly picking up a pen to jot something down. Granted, this was their main means of communication without hopping on a horse to trot off and deliver the message in person but, still, there are important lessons to be learned from such practices.

Lessons Learned from Working in Freelance

At the start of 2016, along with resolutions of ‘more exercise,’ blah blah blah, I decided to take control of my professional career and become a freelance journalist. This was not a big leap from my previous positions in Marketing and PR, where I was in charge of planning and writing content for company blogs