Tag Archives: Freelance writer

Producing the Parnelli Awards

Increasingly, I am getting to create special live events, and none are more special and exciting to me than the Parnelli Awards, which I’ve had the honor of producing for nearly 10 years.  This is a special event that is … Continue reading

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Effectively Blogging for Businesses and Organizations

The St. Louis Art Museum recently reached out to me, saying that they wanted to look into doing their blogs differently. “They come off too much as press releases,” they said. When I looked into them, I found them filled … Continue reading

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Ghostwriting Your Digital Media Content

I recently wrote an article on my LinkedIn Account on how despite the constant changes on the digital media landscape, writing articles/blogging that position you (and your business) as the “expert” is still the foundation of almost any campaign. The … Continue reading

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Research + Story = Engaging Travel Copy

I’ll level with you: I have not been around the world. But I have a client who consistently turns to me to write engaging copy about beautiful destinations I have never been to. This is a gig I got through … Continue reading

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The Parnelli Awards

As a writer/content provider for all things, few things I do are as rewarding as the Parnelli Awards. Last weekend I finished producing and writing the 15th annual award that honors those who work in the live events, and it … Continue reading

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Writing About Success

I just had coffee with a fellow writer here in St. Louis who is part of a recently founded but fast-growing one act play festival. It’s pretty exciting, because one of America’s greatest writers is attached to it, and a … Continue reading

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Oldest Theater Embraces New Technology

I love the theater, I go quite frequently, and even have written a few plays myself here in St. Louis. So it’s not surprising that as a freelance writer I enjoy writing features like this one for Stage Directions Magazine. … Continue reading

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Making the Technical Article Accessible

One of the more interesting challenges I have is writing for technical magazines, and creating content that breaks down the technical aspects for the readers in an engaging manner. I’ve learned over the years of writing for a variety of … Continue reading

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Obit for a Friend

My first professional writing gig was writing obituaries for the Kansas City Star. I was still in college, and I had started out as clerk in the newsroom and then got promoted. And it was a promotion … see back … Continue reading

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Unusual Social Media Assignments

It’s an honor to be the creative that others come to when they don’t know who else to turn to. Because of that reputation, I’ve done some unusual fun social media/content projects for Disney over the years, and this is … Continue reading

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