Posts by Lisa Hoekstra

Setting Rates: Freelance Starter Pack (Part 2)

A couple of years ago (man, time flies), I wrote a “Freelancer Starter Pack” blog post providing a few tips...

Weekly Update: Talking about Climate Change

I’d originally planned to blog today about the books I’ve read this year and give an update on my projects....

A Few Thoughts on Being Organized

I’ve been told a few times that I’m a very organized person. I haven’t always been this way. The seeds...

Weekly Update: Getting back into things

Here it is, my first blog post in a couple of years. I admit, I’ve been a bit remiss in...

Advice from a Quasi-Expert: Freelancer Starter Pack (Part 1)

“The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt.” Sylvia Plath This quote inspires me. While I am indeed an aspiring author...

Tools for Staying Organized

Freelancing can be a chaotic career. At any given time in your week, you could have 1 project or 10...

A Lesson in Writing Types

If you’ve ever sat down to read through every piece of literature that comes out of a single company, you’d...

Working with a Freelancer

I have worked with several different clients, all of which have been fantastic (I think I’m just lucky). Every one...

UPDATE: My Life in a Nut Shell

UPDATE: My Life in a Nut Shell

Well, looks like I left everyone on a bit of a cliffhanger way back in November. Oops. My bad guys!...

Toning down your tone for Wikipedia

A few years ago, I added an article to Wikipedia about the Opimian Society. Not a big deal, some might say,...