Finding happiness as a freelancer

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On the Huffington Post, David Hochman offers his advice for a successful freelance career, based on two decades in the business. Among his tips: Keep a notebook to jot down ideas, then use them in making pitches: "Edison held a world record 1,093 patents for inventions like the incandescent lightbulb, the phonograph and the Shake Weight for Men. Why him and not you? Probably because you don't write down every random idea you get and trust that it's worth pursuing."

I found your piece very intriguing and illuminating. I am a medical doctor who intends to pursue her passion for writing and become a freelancer. Your advice on the monetary side of this challenging job is useful. Thank you so much for your piece.