Off The Wire: News for the Canadian media freelancer Sept 4-9

Once a week, we gather stories about the media business, journalism, writing, publishing, and freelancing—with a Canadian focus—and share them in Off the Wire. Who needs a water cooler?


From Canada:


From the U.S. and beyond:


This week on Story Board:

  • Yes, we are worthy — making it in the freelance world: Hey you lucky Toronto freelancers, there’s another great event coming up for you in September: an evening of discussion with bestselling author Ann Douglas and Nicole Cohen, an assistant professor and researcher of cultural work and media labour…
  • Links roundup! Image resources for bloggers: If you have a blog — and there are some who think that all freelance writers, authors and journalists should — you might have an image problem. Specifically, unless you’re a photographer, it can be hard to find decent pictures to break up the text and beautify your blog posts…


Spot a story you think we should include in next week’s Off the Wire? Email the link to or tweet us at @storyboard_ca.


Posted on September 9, 2013 at 9:05 am by editor · · Tagged with: ,

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  1. Written by Jamie Wallace
    on September 9, 2013 at 10:25 am
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    Thanks for sharing my post from Live to Write – Write to Live!

    • Written by editor
      on September 9, 2013 at 11:42 am
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      It’s a great post!

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