Go All in

Go All in

The World Series of Poker was a big thing when I was in college. ESPN spent weeks covering the tournament each year and turned contestants into celebrities. It also caused a heightened interest in the game of poker. My friends and I would have poker nights in the dorm. We’d take over one of the…

People Found in an Airport Lounge at 7 am on a Thursday

People Found in an Airport Lounge at 7 am on a Thursday

Airport lounges are a thing of wonder. Compared to the overabundance of noise and chaos that are most airports, lounges are another world. A world full of opulence and amenities and calm. Peaceful, serene, calm. Each airport lounge is filled with a cast of characters ready for The Breakfast Club. Or maybe Pitch Perfect? They’re…

Write Now with Lisa Preston

Write Now with Lisa Preston

Who are you? Lisa Preston — full time writer, part time runner, rider, and lover of dry red wine — living a couple of hours west of Seattle. (Yes, there’s mainland west of Seattle.) Readers can find me at www.lisapreston.com What do you write? My first published novels were book-clubby standalones — a psychological thriller (Orchids and Stone, Thomas & Mercer, 2016) and…

Write Now with Ernio Hernandez

Write Now with Ernio Hernandez

Who are you? I’m Ernio Hernandez, a writer and artist. A born-and-bred Jersey boy with strong ties to New York City, I currently live in the very author-y haven of Connecticut. What do you write? Short stories mostly. (Fiction, nonfiction, humor) Some plays, songs and poetry as well. I have been writing since grade school when a…

Write Now with Carol Tice

Write Now with Carol Tice

Who are you? Carol Tice, freelance writer since about 1990, with 12 years in the middle as a staff writer. I’ve been a six-figure earner since 2011, and for many years was the sole support of a family of 5. All from writing. I started the Make a Living Writing blog in 2008, which has won…

Introducing Write Now

Introducing Write Now

The Writing Cooperative has one mission: help each other write better. One way we can help each other is by removing the mystery surrounding people who make a living writing. When we pursue a career or side hustle writing, we want to monetize but rarely know where to begin. Writing can mean a lot of…