EXAMPLES OF WORK
BIG ORANGE COUNTRY REAL PRODUCERS
WRITING: Keeping REALTORS and Their Affiliate Businesses Well Connected
As editor and lead writer for this monthly East Tennessee magazine, I take audio interview files and turn them into glowing articles about real people doing successful and amazing work in the real estate industry.
BLINDSIDED: A JOURNEY FROM TRAGIC LOSS TO TRIUMPHANT LOVE
EDITING: A Grieving Father Tells the Story of Losing His Son
Pastor, missionary, and founder of Uttermost Missions, Mark C. Roser has faced many a challenge in ministry and during his 22 years on the mission field in Africa, but nothing could have prepared him to face the loss of his youngest son, Ethan, in a freak accident on the campus of Wheaton College. What a privilege to have a small part in telling Ethan's story through editing this book and proofing/editing Mark's book proposal.
WRITING: UK Press Release Garners Desired Publicity for Motorcoach Company
When Klarners Coaches in Colchester, Essex, UK, was changing ownership within the family, founder and original owner Trevor Klarner wanted to alert national media to the ownership change and to assure the company's customer base that they could continue to count on the same enjoyable travel experiences, excellent customer service, and assurances of safety. An informative and well-timed press release accomplished the goal.
RUN YOUR RACE TO THE FINISH: HOW TO JOURNEY WITH JESUS EVERY DAY
EDITING/GHOSTWRITING: Sermon Series from Ugandan Pastor Becomes an Engaging Spiritual Self-Help Book
After preaching a sermon series titled "Run the Race to the Finish" at Makerere Full Gospel Church in Kampala, Uganda, Pastor Fred Wantante had a dream of seeing this collection of sermons become a Christian self-help book, not only in his hometown but across the globe. With a dedicated writing and editing strategy, his vision became reality when his new book was published on Amazon Kindle.
TENNESSEE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HISTORY AND CULTURE: KNOXVILLE MUSEUM OF ART
WRITING: An Exciting Opportunity to Contribute an Entry for KMA to the Tennessee Encyclopedia
As Director of Marketing and Public Relations at the Knoxville Museum of Art in the mid 1990s, I had the privilege of writing the museum's contribution to The Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture during its production process. The entry has stood the test of time, just as the museum has!
SWEET T.E.A. PRODUCTIONS
PROOFREADING/EDITING: Finishing Touches for a Beautiful Wedding Videography Website
After 20 years in business, professional wedding videographer Tammy Eichholz Akard decided to overhaul her website and update her brand. Some thorough proofreading and a bit of editing here and there took Tammy's new website from excellent to near-perfect.
A CHRISTIAN TEENAGER'S GUIDE TO SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL
EDITING: A Young Author Turns Her Blog into a Book
A Christian Teenager’s Guide to Surviving High School was born from a private blog Ashley Conner created to help her younger brother navigate high school as he began his freshman year. Some proofreading and gentle editing helped this first-time author reach the goal of publishing her inaugural book.