7 Steps to Writing a Winning Scholarship Essay

Posted 07 Oct 2015, by


For the A Better American Scholarship program, we’ve read hundreds of scholarship essays and have learned a lot about what works and what doesn’t. Therefore, we decided to write this guide to help students win any scholarship award. The tips and tricks we offer here are framed in terms of academic scholarships for students, ...Read More

The 120 Most Helpful Websites For Writers in 2015

Posted 27 Aug 2015, by


There are many fantastic websites about writing on the internet, but it’s time consuming to sort the decent from the mind-bendingly awesome. After all, writers have to write, not labor away on Google. Therefore, we’ve created a list of websites for writers that we consider to be the very best. ...Read More

How to Earn Money Online as a Location Independent Writer

Posted 10 Jul 2015, by


This is the second guide in a two part series about how editors and writers can earn money online while being location independent. You can read the first guide helping editors here. I won’t talk about the lifestyle component of location independence – even though this is the prime motivation for many – ...Read More

Why Writing is Better Than Sex

Posted 05 Jul 2015, by


The question of whether writing or sex is the superior pastime has divided humans since writing was first invented. Finally, the debate is over. Here are 10 definitive reasons why writing is indeed better than sex. If you liked this, then you’ll love Why Writers Make Incredible Friends. Embed This Image ...Read More

9 Reasons Why Writers Make Incredible Friends [Infographic]

Posted 19 Mar 2015, by


Last updated on 9 June 2016 Writers are stereotyped as being broody, moody and melancholy. According to the internet at least, they drink heavily and smoke a lot. However, you may be surprised to know that they actually make incredible friends.  Here are eight reasons why you should add a writer to your social ...Read More

Why Writers and Editors are at the Precipice of Reality

Posted 16 Mar 2015, by


You could say that an article about the importance of writers and editors written by an editor/writer is bound to be biased. And you would be correct in the sense that – as someone that works with words every day and is hyperaware of the power of a ...Read More