When your side hustle is a 39-pound giant tortoise

Meet Henry, aka @thenotortoisebig, a giant sulcata tortoise and social media star.

3 editors give us their communication dos and don'ts for freelancers

Getting on an editor's to-go list is as simple as convincing them that you're the freelancer who will make their life easier. Here's how.

Clients & Gigs Creativity

6 ways writers drive their editors crazy

The other side of the publishing process comes with its own set of problems. Here's what freelance writers should avoid when dealing with editors.


This Out magazine freelancer got paid, thanks to the Freelance Isn't Free law

As freelancers claim more than $100K in nonpayment from Out magazine, meet one who filed a successful Freelance Isn't Free claim against publisher Pride Media.…


Freelancers claim Out Magazine owes them more than $100K. Are you one of them?

Freelancers Union stands with the independent workers who are owed by Out Magazine, and the National Writers Union.