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In addition to full-time writing/editing responsibilities at a pharmaceutical research organization where I’m the head writer and editor, I’ve been a freelance commercial writer for a Detroit advertising agency, creating product manuals, showroom catalogues and voice scripts for General Motors.
I’ve authored four non-fiction books with a fifth book currently seeking a publishing home. Several novels are lingering on my hard drive in various stages of completion. I tend to blog (The Fractured Anecdote) only when I’ve got something to say, which varies from daily to monthly.
I’ve been a featured speaker for several organizations including the National Writers Union, the American Association of University Women and the American Business Women’s Association. I also sing professionally, and I’m always interested in providing musical vocals or voiceovers.
Some might describe me as a queen of multi-tasking, and I wish I could learn to say “no” more often. Really I’m just a writer who wants to share the market with the J.K. Rowlings and Stephen Kings of the book world without losing my mind in the process!
Everyone has something that they truly like doing. Some like sports; some like acting; some like reading…you get my drift. When they indulge themselves in their pursuits, they find comfort and a modicum of satisfaction that they can’t find elsewhere. I get that feeling from writing. So why is it that when I put off doing something else to get writing accomplished I feel guilty, as though I am being selfish by putting…Continue