AWAI Success Stories

Looking for a little inspiration? Read some of our most recent success stories below.

And if you want to meet some of the AWAI Members who are now living “the writer’s life” thanks to their hard work and dedicated persistence, be sure and visit our Wall of Fame.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Ben Settle

Famed email specialist Ben Settle explains why your writing pursuits should be fun.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Ilise Benun

Ilise Benun explains the connection between confidence and competence.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Lynn Biederstadt

Lynn Biederstadt discusses the opportunities and advantages of life as an agency copywriter

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Sean D’Souza

Widely admired copywriter Sean D’Souza sheds light on the power of kindness and discipline in writing

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Ted Capshaw

Change Agent Ted Capshaw on how to create and maintain positive change in your life.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Margot Bigg

Seasoned travel writer Margot Bigg on how to make the travel writing dream your reality

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Yanik Silver

Writer and marketing expert Yanik Silver on the power of following your heart in business.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Marcia Yudkin

Marcia Yudkin shares why being true to yourself leads to the greatest writing wealth

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Kyle Wagner

Celebrated writer Kyle Wagner offers a glimpse into food writing and relaxed freelance living.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Pam Neely

Author and Internet Marketer Pam Neely talks candidly about her freedom-filled, entrepreneurial-driven writer’s life.

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