I bring more than 20 years' experience as a professional writer and editor to your project. A best-selling author and award-winning editor, I have produced copy long and short for diverse uses, including entertainment, education, business, and scientific/engineering. I have written and/or edited web copy, online help systems, brochure copy, video scripts, white papers, articles for the popular and trade press, proposals for business development, and books.
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I have a particular strength in conveying complex issues in clear and compelling...
Writing for web and print. Experienced marketing writer, and journalist of technology, science, the arts, energy and the environment, government, and business and finance. Best-selling author.
Based north of New York City, I have worked also throughout Europe and the Middle East. I was trained as a science journalist, so I am adept at quickly grasping the essence of my subject, and am highly skilled at illuminating whatever component parts comprise it. As a ghost writer and editor, I keep the client's/writer's voice intact. Many clients have told me they had no idea their ideas could be so successfully put into words.
Fantasia on an Oak Table
A work-in-progress of narrative nonfiction regarding the cultural and natural history of oak forests, trees, and wood. To be published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
Against the Fires of Hell: The Environmental Disaster of the Gulf War Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, 1992
The only work available through major American publishers on the Gulf War's ecological and public-health consequences. Starred review in Publisher's Weekly, reviewed in the New York Times Book Review, noted in the New York Review of Books, selected by the San Francisco Chronicle-Examiner as one of the year's recommended books, and placed among the leaders of a Library Journal list of environmental best sellers. Subsequently toured, giving readings and appearances on radio and television.
Iran Air 655 by M. Hossein Tirgan (in production)
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