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Donna Morton 

Professional, congenial and uncomplicated! Hello! I'm a seasoned writer/ designer who brings more than 25 years of experience to the table and 10 Excellence in Advertising awards for creative writing. I'm a published fiction and non-fiction author, ghostwriter and blogger who excels at understanding what clients are truly seeking, providing detailed research and meeting deadlines. I hold a B.S. degree in journalism/mass communications and am currently seeking graduate certificates in creative writing and international marketing communications. I look forward to a successful business partnership that will produce the results you are seeking!
$25 USD/hr
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Recent Reviews


Freelance Writer/Graphic Designer

Jan 2006

Provide writing and design services to a variety of local, national and international clients on a contract basis. Projects include newsletters, brochures, flyers, catalogs, programs, invitations and book covers, as well as all forms of writing, from advertising copy to full length book manuscripts. Experienced in creating for both online and hard print needs. Clients include Bell South, , Forsyth County Schools, Kings Ridge Christian School, Live Strong, Mary Kay Cosmetics, Protect the Force, Inc.

Freelance Reporter

Oct 1999 - Aug 2005 (5 years)

Covered, photographed and wrote newspaper articles for a numerous local events, including political, educational and special interest projects and activities.

Advertising Coordinator

Apr 1995 - Jul 1997 (2 years)

Wrote newspaper, brochure, magazine and direct mail copy for this 55-store retail chain. Oversaw daily continuity, serving as liaison between the traffic and production departments.

Senior Writer and Media Buyer

Oct 1990 - Apr 1994 (3 years)

Wrote newspaper, circular, direct mail, radio and television copy for this 88-store retail chain. Utilized Arbitron to advise store managers on where to spend broadcasting dollars.

Continuity Director

Aug 1984 - Aug 1990 (6 years)

Created radio copy for clients presenting a wide variety of products and services. Wrote the company history which was published in paperback as a public relations tool in 1988. Recipient of numerous local and one regional Excellence in Advertising Awards for creative writing.

Advertising Copywriter

Feb 1982 - Aug 1984 (2 years)

Wrote radio copy and assisted in production of commercials. Earned several local Excellence in Advertising Awards for creative writing.


B.S. Journalism

1977 - 1981 (4 years)


Watching the Water

A Time to Laugh


Changing the Game Plan: The Trey Rood Story

Ghostwriter, non-fiction