Starve Better: Surviving the Endless Horror of the Writing Life by Nick Mamatas
Approx. 41,140 words.
Published on April 24, 2011 by
Starve Better offers writing techniques such as how to get (relatively) high-paying assignments in second and third-tier magazines, how to react to your first commissioned assignment, and how to find gigs that pay NOW as the final notices pile up and the mice eat the last of the pasta in the cupboard.