AWAI Writing Challenge:
What Does “The Writer’s Life” Mean to You?

This week’s topic: Tell us in 1,000 words or less what “the writer’s life” means to you.

If you’re already living it … tell us how your life has changed since becoming a copywriter … your new daily routine (or lack of routine) … the new freedom you enjoy to travel or work on your favorite hobby … the memories created from being able to do more with your kids … the time saved by not having to commute to an office every day … how it feels to not have to answer to a boss … and so on. We want to hear it all!

If you’re not quite there yet … tell us what your hopes and dreams are … really visualize what it will be like to achieve your copywriting goals … how your life will be improved for the better. Paint a picture of exactly what living “the writer’s life” will mean to you.

Send your essay to me at with “The Writer’s Life” in the subject line.

One winner will be selected from all entries received. Winner will get a $50 gift certificate to AWAI’s eBookstore and will have his or her essay published on the AWAI website.

Deadline for this week’s challenge: May 5, 2009

The winner will be announced in next week’s issue of Inside AWAI.

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Published: April 30, 2009

2 Responses to “AWAI Writing Challenge: What Does “The Writer’s Life” Mean to You?”

  1. chose the copywriter in order to; develop my administrative skill to advance our company develop my leadership skill to increase workers’ output to bring about invention and innovation that will advance the company.
    Also I believe that gaining an experience from AWAI will help me advance my career.

    Japhet U EkpoMay 3, 2009 at 2:06 pm

  2. It's given me a life without borders - I'm now a citizen of planet Earth!

    NoelGamaMay 5, 2009 at 1:25 am

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