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How to Become a Freelance Writer

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How to Become a Freelance Writer by Rachael Oku, book reviewAlongside my day job working in a University, I am also a freelance writer. I guess that makes me a semi-professional writer, and one who would quite like to eventually lose the “semi”. Becoming a freelancer in my spare time is one thing; making the leap into fully professional writer is something else entirely, though. Having already started down this particular road, I was sceptical that Rachael Oku’s debut book Become a Freelance Writer would be of much use – after all, I have effectively already become one. Having just finished reading it, I have to say that the problem here is that the book has been rather misleadingly titled. It is not about becoming a freelance writer. It is about the business side of writing once you already are a freelance writer, which is another matter entirely.


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