Companion planting creates harmony in the garden, Expedite Home Loans blog, June 13, 2017.
Garden starter: Raise your odds, Expedite Home Loans blog, May 9, 2017. The last of three confidence-building Garden Starter posts for beginning gardeners.
Garden starter: Hit the deck, Expedite Home Loans blog, April 27, 2017. The second of three confidence-building Garden Starter posts for beginning gardeners.
Garden Starter: Just add flowers, Expedite Home Loans blog, April 11, 2017. The first of three confidence-building Garden Starter posts for beginning gardeners.
The home improvement blues: What you wish you’d known, Expedite Home Loans blog, March 8, 2017. A lyrical guide to lessons learned.
Overhead and underfoot: The best home improvement bang for your buck, Expedite Home Loans blog, February 2017.
Feature stories for the Louisville Seminary alumni magazine:
Johanna Bos says ‘Goodbye’ to Louisville Seminary after 40 years: The Mosaic of Louisville Seminary, Spring 2017. A beloved professor looks back — but mostly forward.
Higher education, higher purpose: The Mosaic of Louisville Seminary, Spring 2017. Profile of seminary alum Will Mullins, chaplain at Muskingum College.
Cover stories for Fort Wayne Magazine:
Grow with what we’ve got: Native plants, classic neighborhoods … Fort Wayne has all the makings of great gardens, Fort Wayne Magazine, April 2017.
Power to heal: Therapy animals join humans on the journey, Fort Wayne Magazine, January 2013
Rescue tales: What came next for some lucky, plucky, loving animals, Fort Wayne Magazine, January 2012
Rising to the rose challenge: Raised beds, soil amendment keep finicky flowers happy, Fort Wayne Magazine, February 2017. (With a guide to traditional — and possible alternative — meanings of the different rose colors.)
Growth everlasting: Before there was psychiatry, there was horticultural therapy, Fort Wayne Magazine, August 2016
• Ongoing copyediting for author/speaker/coach Alena Chapman — blogs, teaching materials, magazine articles, and her second book (details to be announced)
• Design, layout, copyediting, and occasional photography for special publications of Fort Wayne Newspapers, such as the Lake Escape section, the Town & Country Home Tour guidebook, the yearly Home and Garden special section, and more. I also came up with the “Fort Wayne in Full Color” tagline for Fort Wayne Newspapers’ new press promotion in 2007.
• Copyediting of promotion and tenure cases for two university professors (they both were promoted and tenured)
• Marketing copy, both writing and editing, for a variety of businesses and organizations
Unless otherwise noted, all work is the property of the client.