The Renegade Writer

Today is the Day to Win a Kindle Paperwhite & Other Cool Prizes from The Renegade Writer!

This is it! If you buy a Kindle copy of our cult classic The Renegade Writer: A Totally Unconventional Guide to Freelance Writing Success for just $2.99 on Amazon.com today -- Tuesday, February 26 -- you can enter to win one of three awesome prizes: FIRST PRIZE Kindle Paperwhite, 6" High Resolution Display with Built-in Light & ...… Click here to keep reading...

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Feb 26, 2013 Contests

Who won a free year in the Freelance Writers Den — was it you?

Last week Carol Tice of the Freelance Writers Den and I ran a contest...entrants wrote blog posts on what they would do with a free year in the Den. We got over 40 entries, and they were so good it was hard to pick the winners. We looked for a clear vision, good writing, interesting presentation, ...… Click here to keep reading...

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Aug 1, 2012 Contests

Did You Win the “Opposite Idea” Contest?

Thanks to everyone who entered the contest to create the best "opposite" idea. I must say, I got a lot of great entries and it was hard to choose the best one. I was especially impressed with the writers who took on multiple titles (or even all of them!). But this is the one that ...… Click here to keep reading...

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Oct 24, 2011 Contests, Ideas

Contest: Come Up with the Best “Opposite Idea” and Win a Free Copy of Get Unstuck! for Freelancers

In my 8-week Write for Magazines e-course (next one starts January 9!), one problem I see with many of my students' article ideas is that, while they're solid ideas, they're basic evergreen ideas without a twist. An evergreen is an idea that magazines run frequently in some fashion: How to save money, how to lose ...… Click here to keep reading...

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Oct 17, 2011 Advice, Contests, Ideas

How to Sell Your Essay — Plus a Contest!

**The contest is now officially over! I've closed comments on this post. Thanks to all who entered. Amy will notify the winner within the next day or two. Come back soon...I'll have a different contest on Thursday!** This is a guest post by Amy Paturel. Be sure to read to the end to find out how ...… Click here to keep reading...

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Jan 3, 2011 Advice, Contests, Marketing

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