“How can I make some extra holiday $$ with my writing?”

“How can I make some extra holiday $$ with my writing?”


A few years ago, you published an article on how to make extra holiday money through writing. Can you post that again, or give a link?



I have several holiday-related goodies to share! Here ya go:

Make Money Writing Santa Letters

The Holidays = Article Ideas in Abundance!

Your Creativity As a Loving, Inexpensive (and Funny!) Holiday Gift!

H-O-L-I-D-A-Y-S can spell W-O-R-K for freelancers

Beat the New Year’s Cash Crunch – Rev Up Marketing Now for Ongoing Pay!

Five Ways to Boost your Holiday Income

The P.O.D. of Christmas Past: Self-Publishing in 1843

In next week’s Publisher’s Desk column, we’ll be featuring Paying Holiday Markets for Writers, so stay tuned!


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