Storytelling Spectacular

Whether penning a feature article, assisting thought leaders with developmental editing, or crafting content marketing material, my goal is to elevate stories lost in the noise and make them memorable.

I want audiences to stop and notice.
Think deeply and ask questions.
Ponder. Start a conversation.
Take action.
Remember. Revisit.
Share.

I assist with:

  • Article writing for custom and trade publications
  • Audio and video scripts
  • Blog posts
  • Book development
  • Content marketing
  • Content strategy and management
  • Copy writing
  • Editing and editorial direction
  • Ghost writing
  • Newsletters
  • Web copy
  • White papers

Sample publications:

Additional publication clips credits include Delta SkyAmerican WayPopular ScienceAAA Via and AAA HighroadsAARP, BBC TravelCNNGo, SilverKris, Caribbean Travel & LifeModern LuxuryFido Friendly, Matador Network, and many others.

Script writing sample:

 

Web copy, sales emails, property descriptions, and other content samples are available upon request.

Editorial direction and book projects:

Even with the best word choices, just a touch of polish can give copy that final bit of sparkle. Whether a specific piece of content needs an extra set of eyes or you need a long-term editor, I have the experience. Previous freelance editor positions include:

  • Managing editor, AdventureTravelNews, Adventure Travel Trade Association (January 2017 – present)
  • Blog editor, International News Media Association (July 2014 – present)
  • Newsletter editor, Ukraine Media Development Project, Internews Network (USAID) (March 2017-September 2018)
  • Contributing editor, Travel Weekly (August 2012 – March 2015)
  • Managing editor, Journey Beyond Travel (March 2010 – May 2013)
  • Alumni news editor, National Peace Corps Association (April 2007 – October 2012)

Additionally, I have assisted in a variety of editorial capacities for book projects:

  • DK Eyewitness Los Angeles Travel Guide (fact checker, 2014)
  • Maximize Your Social by Neal Schaffer (developmental editor, 2013)
  • DK Eyewitness Top Ten Las Vegas (fact checker, 2013)
  • Maximizing LinkedIn for Sales and Social Media Marketing by Neal Schaffer (lead editor, 2011)
  • The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Barefoot Running by Dr. Craig Thomas and Thomas Hollowell (contract editor, 2011)

Certifications:

  • Observation Course (October 2018) – Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe/Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (OSCE/ODIHR)
  • Content Marketing (June 2018) – Hubspot
  • Inbound Marketing (November 2016) – Hubspot

Your Turn

I’m ready to turn my writing, editing, and content marketing skills in your direction. What can I do to help your brand shine? Get in touch and let’s discuss how we can collaborate to share your story with the world.