A roundup of what we've been reading.

One freelancer's strategy for saving. (Reminder: Everyone loves games.)

Freelance journalists in Syria are risking their lives to make a living.

On spec work - You just shouldn't work for established companies for free. Period.

All kinds of $$$$ tips for freelancers from designm.ag.

Freelance writer Greg Bear has covered 10 years of Voyager missions. He loves Mars.

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