- Magazine, news, academic, and marketing writing
- Social media and electronic communications
- Online, offline, and in-person research
- 15 years of freelance experience
Education, Memberships, and Certifications:
- MFA, Creative Writing, University of Southern Maine
- BA, Liberal Arts/Humanities, University of Southern Maine
- IRB Certification
- MWPA Member
- AWP Member
Maine Math and Science Alliance: Research Assistant
- Development of research instruments
- Onsite interviews with children and adults
- Writing, researching, and proofreading grants
- Writing, researching and proofreading materials for academic journals
- Reporting findings and creating documentation to be used in grants, articles, and other materials.
Published articles with MMSA:
New England Post (No longer in publication): Writer
Maine news for New England focused site.
“Maine Medical Marijuana Laws at Odds with Federal Laws; Local Police Unsure how to Deal with Stolen Plants”
“Consumers Concerned Over Gas Pump Discrepancies in Maine; Was it a Scam or a Simple Mistake?”
“Good Value and Responsible Sourcing – A Winning Combination for Maine Retailer”
“Oxbow Brewery Takes Maine Beer Scene By Storm”
Derma Harmony: Writer
eBooks adhering to style and subject guidelines provided by HyperInk.
“Guide to Writing a Eulogy”
“100 Cutest Kittens On The Internet”
“How to Raise an Adventurous Eater”
“Quicklet – Animal, Vegetable, Miracle”
“100 Best Quotes from Los Angeles Celebrities”
“Paddling With the Kids”
“Take a Midcoast Hike”
“Racing With Kids”
“Go Fly A Kite”,
“Oyster Creek Mushrooms”
“ Hidden Valley Nature Preserve”
Starting Out: Writer, Editor
Review websites and summarize content into short descriptions used in print and online. Starting Out published books that assist people in transition. Publications focused on books for graduates, recent immigrants, and formerly incarcerated individuals find the resources they need for success.
Starting Out was purchased by McGraw-Hill in 2010.
Clips available upon request.
Wiscasset Newspaper: Reporter
Local news and events in Lincoln County, Maine
Clips available on request.
Damariscotta Farmers’ Market: Writer, Social Media
Weekly e-newsletter. Setup and maintained social media accounts.
Gathering & summarizing news, entertainment, and fascinating internet topics into 300-character blurbs.
Magnusson Balfour Real Estate: Writer
Articles for newsletter and publication in Portland Press Herald.
“Phases of Business”
“Selecting the Right Broker”
Clips Available Upon Request
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