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HIGHLIGHTS

5 years of dazzling readers as a freelance article writer and copywriter.

Hundreds of published articles, editorials, features, ad copy, newsletters and blog posts, as well as striking creative nonfiction and award-winning poetry and fiction.

EXPERIENCE
Freelance Writer
Various. May 2012-present

Features/Articles

  • Keeping comic book, film, and TV fanatics up to date on current developments at Screen Rant. (Oct 2015-present)
  • Entertained and informed readers with knowledgeable and engaging articles and lists at Looper and Grunge (Feb 2017-Jul 2017).
  • Delved into the nuances of film and TV culture for Cinema Thread. (Sept 2016-Feb 2017)
  • Inspired locals and travelers as an Austin, TX expert for Mapquest’s Parachute blog (Oct 2015-Feb 2017)
  • Captivated and enriched readers with news and features for Spectrum-Time Warner Cable’s “Youth Perspective” (Dec 2014-Jan 2017)

Marketing/Blogging/Copywriting

  • Crafting copy and newsletters for Google Play and others via contractor Company Cue
  • Intrigued and amused visitors to PlayBuzz with quirky and share-worthy quizzes and listicles (August 2015-Jan 2017)
  • Informing travelers about worldwide accommodations via sharp, brand-appropriate “metareviews” on Trivago
  • Taught readers about sound customer service practices for with engaging and amusing posts about FuseDesk’s blog (2013)
  • Covered vital health topics via Winning Health blog (2012)

Marketing/Editorial Associate
Zharmae Publishing Press. Jan 2014-July 2015

  • Drew scores of new readers into Zharmae as editor, the “Between the Pages” newsletter
  • Created an editorial schedule based around the newsletter and new releases to maximize exposure
  • Created buzz around new books and authors with eye-catching press releases, blurbs, and intriguing author bios and video interviews
  • Drove sales through social media, email campaigns via MailChimp, and soliciting blog tours

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Arts, Writing and Rhetoric – Creative Writing
St. Edward’s University, 2014

 

 

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