Why Am I Still a Freelance Writer?

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If you’re a writer under 30, I suspect you’ll find this surprising: Freelance writing used to be lucrative.

Twenty years ago, after leaving full-time reporting, I made a decent living writing stories for my old newspaper and other publications.

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Stephanie Gruner Buckley

Stephanie Gruner Buckley

Writer, editor, parent. Former staffer at Quartz, WSJ and Inc. magazine.