Yes, really! If you need a freelance writer, editor, proofreader or layout professional for articles, newsletters, brochures, annual reports, websites or other projects, I've done that on almost everything from A to Z.
I write, edit, proofread, desktop-publish and/or speak on: animal hospitals/veterinary practices, apartment living, artists, associations, banking, business, communications, the decorative arts, diversity, editing & proofreading, eldercare, freelancing, gardening, healthcare/medicine/fitness, human resources, insurance, local history, nonprofits, networking, campus physical-plant management, marketing & PR, real estate, regulatory issues, sculpture, technology, volunteering, websites, workplace safety, writing - and much more ...
for: associations, not-for-profit organizations, businesses, publications and websites ...
at the: local, regional, national and international levels ...
Details: freelance writing, newsletter, editing and proofreading work by Ruth or click here to download a PDF of my promotional brochure.
Something new is on the way!
The writerruth.com website is about to have a brand-new look, thanks to Victoria Brzustowicz of VictoriaBCreative.com. Here's a taste of the new site. We hope to have it all in place by the end of the month.
I also speak about freelancing, newsletters, websites, editing and proofreading, and nonprofit management (details here). I love making presentations! If there are topics you would like me to present for your organization, just let me know at Ruth@writerruth.com or 585-248-8464.
If you can't get to my classes on "Basics of Editing and Proofreading" or "Websites for Writers," the handouts are available at $25 each (PDF or on paper). If interested, contact me at Ruth@writerruth.com. Lots of tips, guidelines and resources!
Breaking and recent news -
Featured in new book about editing biz!
This is so exciting - I'm part of the team responsible for an invaluable new book, The Business of Editing: Effective and Efficient Ways to Think, Work, and Prosper, by Richard Adin, edited and with a foreword and introductions by yours trulyand Jack M. Lyon, with an index by Sue Nedrow. I also have a couple of guest essays in the book.
For full details, a downloadable sample and ordering info, go to:http://www.wakinglionpress.com/businessofediting.htm
Freelancing, editing speeches coming up
Updated freelancing booklet
There is new info in my booklet, “Get Paid to Write! Getting Started as a Freelance Writer.” It’s only $20 for tips distilled from years of successful freelance writing. You can send a check or use PayPal for your copy; details at left.
For the table of contents, click here.
What's the scoop?
Looking for my writing samples and project news? Recent samples are available in my online portfolio. Feel free to contact me by phone or e-mail to request specific types of samples.
Need tips on effective press releases? Here's an article I wrote for Magnificent Publications' Editorial Advantage electronic newsletter, based on one of my handouts for my Communications Day seminar.
For tips on writing for newsletters for nonprofits, read this interview with me by the owner of Writing911.