Writers’ Rough Drafts – Episode #21 With Alexis Grant

By Elisa Doucette | Writers' Rough Drafts | Reading Time: 1

Apr 07

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Alexis Grant is an entrepreneur, social media strategist, freelance journalist, travel writer and the Founder and Managing Editor of The Write Life, a website that focuses on how to make a living as a writer. She’s worked as a journalist at The Houston Chronicle and U.S. News & World Report, and her work has also appeared in Salon, The Christian Science Monitor, The Chicago Tribune, The Huffington Post, and many others. Alexis now runs her own business, creating and selling digital guides and courses on her website and helping small businesses with blogging and social media. She blogs about careers and the new world of work at alexisgrant.com.

This Week’s Guest: Alexis Grant

What You’ll Learn About Writing This Week: 

  • Tips and tricks journalists use to meet every deadline
  • The best way to start writing any piece
  • Pitching to major web publications
  • Benefits of having a recurring revenue stream

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About the Author

Elisa Doucette is a freelance writer and editor who currently travels the world looking for great stories to live, interesting tales to share, and new ways to make words sexy. She has worked for over a decade creating compelling content and writing for various businesses and publications, including her popular column on Forbes called Shattering Glass. She is the Founder and Executive Editor here at Craft Your Content.