Experienced writer, author, editor, and German-to-English translator with proven fiction and creative nonfiction credentials and a solid, diverse background in marketing, advertising and journalism. My wide-ranging expertise spans over 15 years. I grasp any project, mind the details and get it right.
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Full resume/CV and samples available on request. I look forward to working with you.
Freelance Copywriter, Writer, Editor: 1995 to present
Create marketing, advertising and PR material such as brochures and data sheets, press kits, web content, consumer info, and success stories. Collaborated with communications firm Alling Henning Associates (AHA!) and clients Hewlett-Packard, Charles Schwab, OHSU Foundation and Waste Management, among others. Nonfiction ghostwriter and contributor to print and electronic publications.
Author: Fiction, Nonfiction: 1996 to present
Two novels to be released from Skyhorse Publishing in 2014: Under False Flags; and Liberated: Germany 1945.
Wrote bestselling Kindle Singles Sitting Ducks (2011), Double-Edged Sword (2012).
Self-published three novels, including the well-received historical espionage thriller The Losing Role (2010).
Various short stories and creative nonfiction pieces published online and in print. Reached finalist spots in major fiction and screenwriting contests, including Quarterfinalist in the 2009 Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting.
Translator: German to English: 2011 to present
Completed Kindle Single Alexanderplatz by Georg Diez, to be published by AmazonCrossing.
Selected by German publisher Sutton Verlag to translate popular novels and series. Completed:
Dunkle Tage (2006), Gunnar Kunz, historical mystery
Westend Blues (2009), Helmut Barz, contemporary crime thriller
Die Göring-Verschwörung (2010), Achim Müller Hale, historical espionage/mystery
Revised, adapted numerous works and...
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