Engaging words are key to any successful communications effort, in both the journalism and marketing realms.
Author of the book Really Richmond — A City Guide
Communications inventory, evaluation and planning
Magazine issues -- story concepts, assignment and editing
Website design and content management
Storytelling for print and digital features, blurbs, Q&As, memoirs, columns, promotions, campaigns
Editing of stories, books, papers, directories, dissertations
Writing bios for corporate web pages
Proofreading for content errors and inconsistencies
ROLES I can play with expertise:
Book ghostwriter and editor
Translator of complicated subject matter into readable words
The following are links to a few recent stories I've written.
I'd be glad to send PDFs of manuscripts of more work on request.
Spark -- magazine for Collegiate School (editor and writer)
Search "collegiate school spark" on issuu.com for more examples
I have also written for Virginia Living, Richmond Magazine, UPPERCASE, Classic Home and BSide magazines, financial institutions, health systems and many nonprofits, publications and corporate clients.
Adobe Creative Suite
I've had the privilege of helping tell the stories of interesting people and places.
Weldon Scrogham: Porsche Expert, work in progress
Ain't Too Proud to Beg: The Life and Times of a Fundraiser, by Alex Smith
Mothering Addiction, by Linda Meredith Hatcher, 2017
Secondary edit/proof, 2017
Collegiate School: 100 Years