Write Now with Amy Weintraub

Write Now with Amy Weintraub

Who are you? My name is Amy Weintraub and I am the founder of LifeForce Yoga, an international program, based in Tucson, Arizona of accessible yoga that helps healing professionals and their clients manage mood disorders like anxiety and depression. Before that, I was a fiction writer, suffering from depression, until yoga transformed my life. What…

Write Now with Alexander Webb

Write Now with Alexander Webb

Who are you? Hey, I’m Alexander Webb and I’m a writer and one of the people behind Come Write With Us. For the moment I’m in Sydney, Australia, although I grew up in Charlottesville, VA. I lived in Hong Kong in my late teens and early 20s. What do you write? These days I mostly focus on…

Write Now with John Perkins

Write Now with John Perkins

Who are you? I am John Perkins, an economist by education and shaman by training and now a social-environmental-economic activist, writer, and public speaker. My books have sold more than 2 million copies, been on the New York Times bestseller list for over 70 weeks, and are published in at least 35 languages. I’m a founder…

Write Now with John Bishop M.D.

Write Now with John Bishop M.D.

Who are you? I am John Bishop, M.D. I’m a retired orthopedic surgeon from Houston, Texas. I grew up in Waco and graduated from LaVega High School and Baylor University. I went to Houston to attend Baylor College of Medicine, and ended up staying there for an internship and residency in Orthopedic Surgery. I spent an…

Want To Be A Successful Writer? Believe In Yourself.

Want To Be A Successful Writer? Believe In Yourself.

“Tell me (and the rest of our community) what you need encouragement in this week.” I posted this question to The Writing Cooperative’s Facebook Group earlier this week. It wasn’t something I planned, it just felt like a good conversation starter (I called the thread “Tell Me Tuesday” which had excellent alliteration). Every response had…

Write Now with Kristin Wong

Write Now with Kristin Wong

Who are you? I’m Kristin Wong, a freelance journalist based in Los Angeles and New York. I’ve written for the New York Times, The Cut, CNBC, Glamour, Travel + Leisure, and a handful of other places, and I recently took on the role of Managing Editor at The Financial Diet. What do you write? I’ve been writing…

How I Write From Home

How I Write From Home

In February, an estimated 3.4 million Americans were working from home. While currently impossible to determine, the number of people working remotely is likely much higher today. Management of The Writing Cooperative and everything I publish is written from home. Being a professional freelance writer requires investing in yourself. Small investments, like a quality website…