Words are like swords; they can cut, lead or change a whole civilization. If an individual has the capacity to make the most out of the words they are capable of thinking and saying, they should seize that chance to have their voice heard and their novels read, thinking that maybe it can make a difference.

Freelance writing is one of the silent, yet in demand jobs there is worldwide. In reality, a rookie freelance writer earns an average of 40$ a day, that’s 14,600$ a year. Professional writers can earn around 100$-300$ a day or 109,500$ a year, an average salary a college professor gets. The amazing thing about this is that these freelance writers are usually people with day jobs. So imagine the monetary benefits a full time freelance writer gets in a year. Really big, right?

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A freelance writer usually starts small. They are often individuals who would like to release their tensions and problems through writing. Most freelance writers are seasoned bloggers who started writing as a hobby. How can this simple hobby be a solid foundation in being able to be a successful freelance writer? Every successful endeavor starts with simple baby steps. To become a seasoned writer, an individual needs to nurture his writing talent. What makes it easy for these people to do so is that they are doing something they love doing. It really makes a difference if a person does things whole-heartedly and happily. There was never a successful blogger who did not love blogging.

Blogging is a very defined activity …

.. but the places and the people these blogs reach out to may seem to be far but within a “clicks” reach. As a hobby, blogging can bring a sense of contentment to the blogger. The writer often creates a place where he is comfortable to be and say what they really feel about an issue, be open with their emotions or just simply be free to speak their mind. Little did they now that when they started to create a blog, they have already initiated to build a community. Bloggers from different sides of the world usually have a common stand or belief. Every time they bump into each other, they find a new friend, or an ally, or someone to back them up with the values and ideas they commonly share.

Of course, there are bloggers out there who makes a living from their blog. They make money from the hobby they enjoy doing. It is very incredible to discover, that the epitome of a professional can be achieved through the simple method of blogging. The much more important thing about blogging besides the personal satisfaction and the money that comes with it is the knowledge that a blogger continues to write and exceed what he has achieved one day to another because this makes him happy. Being happy in what we do, even with or without the personal or financial benefits we get from matters a lot on our lives.