Portfolio – Published Writing
Trained journalist with more than 20 years’ experience writing news articles, profiles, advertorials and lifestyle pieces for community newspapers, daily newspapers and online digital publications, on everything from adventurous locals to trendsetting Montreal chefs.
My Story Book by Daniel Griffin
Structural editing, copy editing and proofreading of My Story Book, a self-published memoir, based on a collection of Facebook posts. In the book, Daniel Griffin, a self-described “very Irish person” offers biographical anecdotes and humorous observations of his life as a student, young adult and married man. While he grew up in francophone Quebec City, he frequently visited the farming community of Shannon, Quebec, just north of the old capital, home to his dad’s Irish roots.
Benevolence Theme brochure, WPlook Studio
Content Editing, copy editing, writing and proofreading of the Benevolence theme marketing brochure for WPlook, a Montreal-area WordPress theme development studio.
Currently working on development of the back end of SOS Volunteer Now, a web app built in React JS. I’m also learning about Gatsby JS, GraphQL and the WordPress REST API and am curious about how WordPress’s Gutenberg editing approach will fit into the constantly changing web development universe.