Category Archives: Copywriting

Writing For Pay Ep. 010 Show Notes

Christa Terry is the writer and editor of the bridal blog Manolo For The Brides. Her book iDo: Planning Your Wedding with Nothing But ‘Net is coming out on June 10. Our first long-distance show using Skype! Do gender stereotypes hold true — are men afraid of wedding talk? What happens when a bridal blogger plans her… Read More »

Writing For Pay Ep. 007 – Joyce Gorsuch Pt. 2

Wade continues his poolside conversation with freelance writer Joyce Gorsuch in Las Vegas. Joyce discusses returning to America, breaking into the local magazine market, how she finds work, and her advice to young writers. Also: Wade copies his wife’s Art History class notes from 1989 for a writing assignment. Don’t tell the professor or he’ll… Read More »

Writing For Pay Ep. 004 – Zia Munshi

Wade talks to freelance writer Zia Munshi about breaking into the advertising business, writing case studies, putting a portfolio together, and blogging to help your career. Also: using “impact” as a verb. (shudder)Show notes at http://writingforpay.org

Writing For Pay Ep. 002 Show Notes

Caught up in Pottermania, WFP geeks out with writer, editor, and game designer Wolfgang Baur. 0:25 – At Third Place Books, buying Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows. 2:07 – Wolfgang Baur takes a break from training his hordes of clockwork ghouls to have a word with us. 2:39 – From gamer to writer to editor at TSR. 5:50 – The… Read More »