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By Anne Cassidy

For much of my freelance career I had a home office, a spare second-floor bedroom with a view of our garden and woods. I wrote a book there and hundreds of articles. I treasured that room, considered it essential. But for six years now I've been traveling light, roaming around the house with my laptop, freed from the dedicated writing space I once swore I needed. More »

From the President's Desk

by Randy Dotinga

ASJA President, Randy Dotinga

Soon, I'm going to have to deal with the tedious hassle of one of those vanishing oddities of the past: a check. Checks will soon be in the mail to writers across the United States, and the ASJA deserves plenty of credit.  More »

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The September 2014 issue of The ASJA Monthly is available now. Read articles about the Fall 2014 Conferences in San Francisco and Chicago, implications on writers from the Aereo legal decision, and more.

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