Copywriting vs. Content Writing

When it comes to freelance writing, there are several different types of assignments available. One distinction is between jobs which fall under either the category of copywriting or content writing. Each of these writing styles has its own approach, but both require skills that can be blended to create more effective, attention-getting articles.

What To Ask Before Accepting a Writing Assignment

Whether you are offered a new writing assignment through a query you initiated or through a previously established connection, there's some basic information you will need to know before accepting the job.

The Old Hospital

There was no electricity in the old hospital, yet sunlight, streaming through broken window panes, cast a pale glow over the empty rooms. The building had been condemned, and bold signs ineffectively warned trespassers away. College kids arrived at night, leaving beer bottles and cigarettes in their wake. Daytime brought younger teens who played hide-and-seek through the crumbling interior.

The Clown

Evie was in Venice when she first saw the clown. She was there on a vacation with her two best friends, three days after their college graduation. Four hard years of studying, six months of saving. The decadent trip was a dream they had worked toward together. Evie, Sarah and Adele.

A Country Mile

“There’s nothing in a country mile,” Jack told Evelyn while they shared a bistro table at a tiny sidewalk cafe. The streets were bumper to bumper and pedestrians streamed past in a blur of summer dresses and lightweight suits.