Three cheers for having a marketable skill. These days are chaotic times for writers. But, those of us who are hustlers and flexible manage to continue to work. The compensation can be good if the assignment comes from a large organization.
Our positioning stands in contrast to those who have not been trained to provide the marketplace with anything else but a warm body. On Craigslist is a help-wanted from Magic Tax. Here you can read it it.
For eight bucks an hour, warm bodies will stand on the mean frozen streets of Jersey City, New Jersey handing out flyers about the services provided by Magic Tax. Given that low wage, they will really cut into their take-home pay if they duck into a coffee shop to buy a container of coffee to beat off the cold.