Location: San Marcos, United States
Member since: October 2012
Editing, writing or rewriting articles for a website; writing poetry and short fiction; copyediting colleagues' manuscripts; editing full-length book manuscripts; producing publicity materials for a local band and for promotion of my own and a colleague's literary endeavors
Delegating tasks to staff of 4-6 writers, writing news and feature stories; proofreading and editing; page layout with Quark; representing newspaper at community events
Generating ideas for and writing feature stories; design and layout of Sunday full-page features and pages for Tuesday-Friday editions; making and maintaining contacts with news sources; working to expand variety of feature stories; occasionally assigning stories to others; serving as proofreader/copy editor; covering 3 school districts, serving as entertainment editor and church news editor
Generating story ideas; writing feature articles; taking photos; typing; proofreading; page layout; covering one school district, local history and arts, education, religion, crime reports
San Marcos Daily Record
Following exact specifications for building display ads for daily newspaper; color separation; typing, proofreading; page layout; designing and writing copy for house ads and fillers, using creativity; organizing work space to streamline production
B.A. in English Writing, Magna Cum Laude
St. Edward's University
Falling Star Magazine
Secondhand Store Productions
Poem "Estrogen Island" published in literary magazine
Shoe Music Press
Poems published on literary journal's website (http://www.shoemusicpress.com/nefariousballerina/issue43/issue4-3.html) and in journal's first print edition, "Nefarious Ballerina: Position One."
Flipped Eye Publishing Ltd.
Poem published in Issue 8 of literary journal focusing on the written work of performance poets.
Austin International Poetry Festival
Poems published in 2005 and 2006 anthologies published by the Austin International Poetry Festival
Son of Words
Two poems printed in Vol. 6 of literary journal