I've been asked a handful of times the question every person selling their skills wonders: How do I price my commissions? I've heard from many people on this subject, and since writing this guide back in 2015, I have a better understanding of how a person should price their writing.
The biggest question you should ask yourself is this: Am I writing for fun or do I need money for bills / school / etc? This is the main factor that should determine what you charge.
For example, for my commissions, I charge 4 USD / 400:points: per 1,000 words because of one main thing: I write for the fun of it, not because I need money for bills or any other f
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I'm working on a GLBT romance novel called Psyren. There's a possibility it may become YA fiction.
Synopsis: Pierce Ranulf is branded a Psyren, a psychic whose powers are manipulated by the heightened state of sense that music triggers. Those powers come with a heavy price that's reduced his life to monotony. When he's threatened by a powerful psychic force that's like nothing he's felt before, things start to go completely awry.
A rough draft excerpt can be found here: Chapter 2 excerpt
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