Lyrics and songs I find beautiful

” ‘Cause this youthful advantage fades while the sand is Dripping from the hour glass” “Fashionably sensitive, but too cool to care” “Mistaken you for someone else – Someone who gave a dam… somebody more like myself” “Wanna slay ’em, wanna lay ’em, wanna play ’em My favourite toys American boys”…

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Pitching is the new commute

I’m finding the hardest thing about freelancing is pitching. Regularly. I have all the ideas in the world – they’re not all good, obviously. But when I think of the infinite number of publications out there that could possibly take any of those ideas, and how I could adapt it for several…

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Evernote vs Dropbox: for freelance journalism

Evernote vs Dropbox: Organising my freelance journalism work flow Mission: I needed to store and find/search easily: recordings, notes, saved web pages, sources and other research. I needed to store my written notes, ideas and questions, and tags across topics and publications are especially useful. I already use Wunderlist so…

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Is all writing copy writing?

I would argue (today) that all writing is copy writing. Including journalism, reviews and other forms, because it is essentially promoting the worthiness of its own subject e.g. promoting the experience of listening to music, in the case of an album review. In that sense, it’s like philosophy. It argues…

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Innovative new hire – me!

The case for innovation – A.K.A: Hire me! (- I’m new!) I’m a unique blend of jobs, industries and career choices, all with the central passion for writing well-researched, creative and intelligent pieces. I think that’s just the kind of innovation you’re looking for! Sectors worked in (I’ll steal ideas…

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