Leslie Truex

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Serving the cities of Charlottesville, Staunton, Lexington, and Waynesboro; and the counties of

Albemarle, Augusta, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Nelson, Orange, and Rappahannock

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Wednesday, September 23  7:00 - 8:30pm in the VFH Conference Room [MORE INFO]

Freelance Writing Online

Content is king on the Internet, which means there are many opportunities for writers to cash in on writing articles, blog posts and more. Get a quick overview of online writing, where to find writing work, how to pitch online markets and more.

LESLIE TRUEX is an ideaphoric writer, speaker, entrepreneur, social worker, fitness instructor and mom trying to do it all from the comfort of her home. She is the author of several books, including The Work-At-Home Success Bible and the soon to be published, Digital Writer Success: How to Make a Living, Blogging, Freelance Writing and ePublishing Online. Her articles have appeared on, Yahoo! Small Business, LIVESTRONG and more. She speaks and teaches courses on blogging, freelance writing, publishing and platform building, and has appeared on The Daily Buzz,, Woman’s World, Redbook and Today’s Parent. Her alter ego is fiction writer, Jenna Harte, who has a self-published mystery series, the first book of which, Deadly Valentine, reached the quarter-finals in Amazon's Breakthrough Novel Award in 2014. She recently signed a three book deal with a traditional publisher.