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OTHER WRITING SAMPLES

“Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.” — Anton Chekhov

Browse these examples of pieces I've written to see the kind of work I could do for you.

SAMPLE STORIES

Business stories

"In the Land of the Rising Sun, Jeff Roy leads diverse team to international success" (Acadia Bulletin, Fall 19)

"Sales Beacon scales the heights" (NSBI Annual Report 2017–18)

"Investing in innovation for global competitiveness" (NSBI Annual Report 2017–18)

"Bassir Sobhani's unique Nova Scotia tea and its journey to market" (NSBI Oct. 16)

Stories on nature and science

"Geological researcher tackling 'the gravest resource shortage you've never heard of'" (Acadia U., Nov. 16)

"Growing food on Mars? Why not?" (Acadia Bulletin, Fall 15)

"A crow's winter" (Rural Delivery magazine, Apr. 13)

EDITING PROJECT SAMPLES

Large projects

Tr'ondëk–Klondike World Heritage Site Nomination Dossier (2016–17). I assembled and led a team of editors to complete this huge, complex project within its tight and shifting deadlines.

Landscape of Grand Pré World Heritage Site Nomination Dossier (2010). This was a solo editing project with tight deadlines. The Landscape of Grand Pré was inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage List in 2012. Click to read a sample chapter.

Non-fiction

Wade Wilson, PhD: Mental Performance Training (light stylistic edit, copy edit, proofread)

Wade Wilson, PhD, and Ambika Bansal, MSc(c): F.A.T.E., the Kind We Can Control (light stylistic edit, copy edit, proofread, format for publication)

Fiction

Deborah Young: Gabriel's Great Perhaps fantasy novel (structural, stylistic, and copy edits)