I am a well established writer, with experience in several different
- copy writing for marketing and publicity
- web writing
- script writing
- video directing
I am also the author of several books, and a regular contributor to radio and TV programmes.
I write for newspapers, magazines and websites. I have been involved in the launch and development of major websites, writing and commissioning editorial content and handling users' contributions.
I am also an experienced editor, producing newsletters, customer magazines, bulletins and specialist magazines for small and large clients.
In addition to my writing, I am an experienced and qualified teacher and trainer of adults. I teach writing for publication and I train clients to understand the media and to write marketing and publicity materials.
I have also worked as a consultant for marketing projects. I have interviewed customers for testimonial videos, taken part in marketing road shows as a customer adviser, given information to marketing teams on likely customer concerns.
My specialist topics are:
- family life
My writing reputation is built on reliable production of accurate copy, to a deadline agreed with you, the client. I am versatile and skilled in a variety of styles, so you can be sure your audience will find my work accessible. Many of my clients have commissioned me again and again, over several years, and most of my new clients come to me as a result of recommendation. My clients know they can trust me to be easy to deal with, and to produce excellent work.
See examples of my work here.
I live and work in Newcastle upon Tyne in the north east of England, and part of the year in Nice, on the French Cote d'Azur.