Blog by Toby Welch

The Good Old Days...

December 17th, 2009

I've been bit by the nostalgia bug recently.  As I reminisce, I can't help but recall when I first started freelance writing.  It has only been six years since I was first published but so much has changed.  My first article was a travel piece on a trip I had taken to Saudi Arabia.  The query letter was sent in via snail mail to the editor and was accepted via a 30 second phone call from the ...

Toby's Blog

December 8th, 2009

Being able to say I'm writing a blog entry for my own website is very exciting for me! 

I have been a freelance writer for six years now and have wanted to get a website for my work going since I published my first article in 2003.  But having the technological capacity of a gnat made that a challenge until an article I wrote on slogans and taglines brought me into contact with Mike Blaney (
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