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Make a Living Writing and Freelance Writers Den were founded by long-time freelance writer Carol Tice to fulfill her mission of helping freelance writers make more money. This blog features a wide range of topics on freelance writing: how to avoid writing scams, improve productivity, find good-paying markets, earn from blogging, self-publishing and more.