How to Start Your Side Hustle as a Freelance Writer and Author w/ Stacy Juba

Stacy Juba has written sweet and sassy chick lit novels, mysteries about determined women sleuths, and entertaining books for young adults and children. Her books include the Storybook Valley chick lit series and the Hockey Rivals young adult sports novels. Stacy is also a freelance developmental editor, online writing instructor, and an award-winning journalist. 

Her signature course, Book Editing Blueprint: A Step-By-Step Plan to Making Your Novels Publishable, empowers fiction writers to think like an editor so they can save time and money. She also runs the Shortcuts for Writers: Editing Made Simple group on Facebook. 

Show Notes

In this episode, Stacy and I chatted about all things writing, editing, and publishing. This episode is perfect for anyone wanting to start a freelance writing business or finally get their book completed and become a published authors. 

What we learn in this episode:

  • How Stacy got started as a writer and now editor
  • How you can get started as a freelance writer
  • The difference between traditional and independent publishing
  • The different types of editing 
  • The steps you can take so you don’t waste money during the editing process

Connect with Stacy

Visit Stacy’s author website to read sample chapters of her books:

Visit the Shortcuts for Writers website to sign up for her free 5-day line editing class and to learn more about her signature course Book Editing Blueprint:

You can connect with Stacy on social media:

Shortcuts for Writers: Editing Made Simple Facebook Group:





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