|I've won national awards
editing and writing for others . . .
|. . . and a lifetime
writing for myself.
|Now, I'm ready to edit for YOU!
|Now I want to edit for YOU!
oversaw work of staff and freelance writers for national trade magazines,
including Baking Industry, Hardware Merchandiser, Hardlines Wholesaling,
and Construction Equipment Distribution.
. . . as Senior Account Executive for a Major PR Firm: I edited
staff-written features for Burson-Marsteller for six years, while writing and
placing hundreds of my own articles with appropriate trade magazines and
writing and producing three company magazines. I also developed and ran
client communications programs, winning the nation’s top PR award—the
Public Relations Society of America’s Silver Anvil—for innovative
programming. I also won Chicago’s top PR trophy (the Golden Trumpet) three
. . . as an Independant PR Consultant: As owner of McNair
Marketing Communications for 22 years, I traveled the country visiting my
clients’ customers to write features showing how they used the clients’
services and products to solve problems. I placed those articles in trade
publications read by other potential client customers.
For my own gratification, I wrote six published novels
and four non-fiction books.
Here are my four romance novels...
Mystery at Magnolia Mansion
Mystery on Firefly Knob
Waiting for Backup! (co-authored)
BJ, Milo, and the Hairdo from Heck
...my two young adult novels...
The Long Hunter
Attack of the Killer Prom Dresses
...a short story compilation...
The Old Man on the Park Bench
Clear Prose Publishers and Agents crave
Building & Outfitting Your Workshop
House Craftsmanship, a Guide to Restyling & Refurbishing
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