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For anyone (the few of you) who follows me for freelancing tips, thoughts and complaints, this post is likely not for you. Keep scrolling.

See, while my main writing gig is all blog posts and content marketing, lifestyle journalism and listicles, I dabble in a bit of fiction on the side. And by dabble, I mean I spend hours and hours of my nights and weekends writing, editing and revising. Yes, it’s unpaid and, yes, I realize how…