By Day

I’m an advertising copywriter, translating business goals to words for print materials, Websites, presentations and more. I specialize in writing on behalf of big name medical and pharmaceutical companies, and have experience in education, finance, and general consumer marketing. If you have a project in need of a writer, I may be your girl.

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Most of us writers are constrained by what is “appropriate” or “politically correct” when we write copy. I have to believe this has always been the case, but I guess the definition of “appropriate” or “politically correct” has changed drastically. … Continue reading

Posted on 16 March 2015 | 6:10 pm

Oh, the tagline. So much time and effort is put into those few little words meant to sum up a brand. What if copywriters could just cut to the proverbial chase and be totally honest? I guarantee we could write … Continue reading

Posted on 9 March 2015 | 4:09 pm

By Night

I’ve been writing fiction since I was a little kid and, for some masochistic reason, I am fixated on novels. After a few years hoping to get published, I see now why they say, “Don’t quit your day job.” Check out my writing and follow me on my journey to becoming a published novelist (well, hopefully).

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There is one word NOBODY will ever use to describe me: Patient. I don’t even aspire to be more patient because it seems like striving for something impossible, like wishing I was shorter (which I do, occasionally, because I’m 5’11” and … Continue reading

Posted on 23 March 2015 | 1:25 pm

Back in my early twenties, when I first started daydreaming of being a published author, part of my vision was the book tour. After all, as a voracious reader and writer myself, I considered book reading events to be akin … Continue reading

Posted on 2 March 2015 | 1:43 pm