Feature writing

Features are my favourites! Here are some samples:


I like finding out about people’s interesting life paths. Here are some profiles:



From my early experience as online editor at the former weekly Saturday Night magazine to later gigs as editor of the bi-monthly trade magazine Information Highways, I have handled a range of editing projects:

By topic: Higher education

I’m a regular contributor to University Affairs, a publication distributed to institutions across Canada, and I regularly write for alumni and research magazines. Here are a selection of those articles:

By topic: Careers

I write regularly about workplace issues for the Globe and Mail Careers section. I have also contributed to HR Professional magazine. Here are some sample links:

By topic: Business

I’ve always been inspired by entrepreneurship, and running a freelance business has made me appreciate the challenges even more. Here are some articles I’ve written about business:

By topic: Technology

Technology was my first specialty that I developed as a freelancer. While I’ve expanded my specialties, they often still intersect with technology. Here are a few examples:

By topic: Books

I love to read. Here are some reviews I’ve written:

By topic: Travel

I love to travel, and jump at the opportunity to write about my trips. Here are some links to past travel stories and trip blogs:


Through my copywriting business, I’ve created on corporate content from brochures to press releases to direct mail campaigns to annual reports. Please visit CodeWord Communications to see some samples.