National Award-Winning Writing
The feature story "Through the Looking Glass" is about Westminster College basketball player Bobby Glass and his return to basketball after open-heart surgery. The story, winner of the 2009 "National Story of the Year" honors in the Fred Stabley Sr. Writing Contest, appeared in the Spring 2009 issue of Westminster Magazine. To read the story click here (PDF).
HigherEdJobs.com Career Advice Column/News Releases
As the marketing and social media coordinator at HigherEdJobs.com, I edited all editorial content and wrote some news releases and career advice columns for the editorial section of the website. I continue writing for the site in a freelance capacity. Here is a complete archive of my articles on the site.
Good Men Project
As a contributing writer for the Good Men Project, I write articles either on assignment from the sports editor or by submitting my own ideas. Successful stories I pitched included "6 Lessons About Special-Needs Parenting from a Blindfolded Marathoner," which was featured on the site's front page and was shared more than 330 times on Facebook. Here is an archive of all my articles published on the Good Men Project.
Live New Wilmington
A project for the Live New Wilmington website resulted in this video and 1,000-word story about the town's history.
Newspaper Feature Writing
The feature story "The Hard Way" about WVU football player Kevin McLee appeared on the front page of his hometown newspaper, the Uniontown Herald-Standard, on Nov. 2, 2005. To read the story click here or download a PDF below.