5 Ways to Freelance in a Small Town

Plattsburgh, NY has a population of less than 20,000 -- a city by name only. Now, I realize there are MUCH smaller towns in the world, but compared to places like NYC and LA (popular hubs for artists, actors, writers, and other creative types hoping to make it big) Plattsburgh is an itty-bitty place. I've… Continue reading 5 Ways to Freelance in a Small Town

10 Ways to Resist Depression When You Work from Home

A few months ago, I came across this comical piece from the New Yorker about working from home. It's hilarious, mostly because it's a little too accurate. Everyone who works from home is at risk of getting sucked into a vortex of unstructured-ness, a wormhole of "I have nowhere to go, nobody to see, no… Continue reading 10 Ways to Resist Depression When You Work from Home

How I Prepared To Work From Home

So, I'm a full-time freelancer now. I'm self-employed, working from home, setting my own schedule - free as a bird. It took a lot of courage and a lot of preparation to make the switch, and I'm still working at it. I'll always be working at it. Keeping my freelance career alive is going to… Continue reading How I Prepared To Work From Home