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Coming in from the cold
This month on writermag.com
HOME [OFFICE] IMPROVEMENT • Not headed back to the office any time soon? We hear you. Invest in your work-from-home space this winter to make your temporary setup a much more functional one.
Got a shiny new idea? • Five ways to give it a long life.
“We have to band together” • Maressa Brown, the founder of California Freelance Writers United, discusses how her group thwarted AB5 – and why the fight to save freelance writing isn’t over.
New year, new goals • Need some help crafting some quality resolutions you’ll keep long past March? Here are some ideas.
WINTER RESET • Many writers are bracing for a long, dark season spent indoors. Here are tips for looking after your mental health, filling your creative stores, and passing the many hours until spring arrives.
Balancing Act • How remote learning has forced me to rethink my freelance workday.
Writing with a heart and soul • Children’s author Alexandra Diaz illuminates the lives of young immigrants.
BUILDING AN on-camera WARDROBE • For my virtual book tour, I turned to virtual stylists. Here’s what I learned about dressing for success in an age of Zoom.
Skipping Stones Multicultural Magazine • For more than 30 years, this magazine has offered young writers around the world a place to share their stories, art, ideas, and perspectives.
WriteOnCon • Events all across the world may be going virtual in 2021, but this three-day kidlit conference has been fully online for more than 10 years.
Gigi Will Know • Have a query about craft? Need some clarification on an aspect of the publishing industry? Looking for career advice? Email your queries to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Advice Column.” We can’t wait to read your questions!