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Tai Gooden (she/her)

Tai Gooden (she/her)

Contributing Editor/Writer for Nerdist, Candlemaker

Tai Gooden began her freelance writing career in 2012, penning web articles HuffPost Parents, Geek & Sundry, Vice, Paste Magazine, Paper Magazine, Syfy Fangrrls, The Learned Fangirl, and more. She's a former TV and entertainment writer for Bustle and currently the Contributing Editor at Nerdist. Tai is also the owner and chief candlemaker for Faith & Flames Candles.

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

The Business of Creation

The creative journey can be fulfilling and exciting. But what happens when you bring money into it? This panel will discuss the business side of creating, diving into monetization, managing finances, handling taxes, pitching your brand, and more!


11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Freelancing Ain't Free

A conversation about freelancing with Black women writers who've been there. They'll share their experiences and personal insights, and discussing pitching, being published, and getting paid.