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Is writing for free valuable to you?

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking of late, surrounding the topic of working for free. I have myself volunteered for the theatre for years, never expecting to be paid as its an amateur dramatics society and… 919 more words


Writers: Don’t Use Up Your Word Count on Internet Rants - written by Bryn Donovan

Recently a writer I know talked about not getting sucked into an online argument with a stranger, “because your girl doesn’t work for free.” I was nodding in agreement. 207 more words

Can we talk about money?

I’ve written before about my obsession with Refinery29’s ‘Money Diaries’ series and I genuinely look forward to reading the latest one every Wednesday. If I’m honest, however, I only pay close attention to the ones where the writer is earning close to – but ideally less than – my own salary. 1,273 more words

Nickeled & Dimed in Yoga: Why do Yogis Work for Free?

Most people do not get into yoga for the money, despite the industry being worth over 10 billion dollars in the US. Becoming a yoga teacher requires an incredible amount of dedication and costs, including monetary and personal. 599 more words

Creative Industries; Real Talk

I’m pretty sure I’ve given my insight into this quite a lot, but in this post I’m going to focus on working for free.

I think the creative industry can really suck. 348 more words


Volume 1: "It will look good on your CV"

It’s nearly been two years since I graduated and in terms of employment, it has been one hell of a ride.
I have created this blog because I feel I have lost my voice, metaphorically not actually, and I am trying to get it back. 1,212 more words

Greenscreen Family Fun Day

I was recently asked if I’d help out at a family fun day and take photos that could be greenscreened onto an appropriate background. 588 more words

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