Selected recent blog posts:
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
I participate in a group blog on writing fiction for middle grade and young adult audiences at http://migwriters.blogspot.com/.
Selected blog posts:
My daughter and I participated in a university study about brain development in young children for this article in HealthBeat Magazine, owned by News Corp. What's Pretend, What's Real: How Children Learn to Imagine.
In this article, published in the Charlottesville Business Journal, I wrote about Lewis and Clark (and the town's chances of establishing a Lewis and Clark center for history tourists). Charlottesville: Where the Great Explorers Started West.
For this article, published in HealthBeat Magazine, I interviewed an experienced pediatrician about chicken pox, flu shots, vaccination debates, and more. Schools and Diseases: What Parents Need to Know.
The Breeden Family's soapstone sculptures and statues are displayed all over the world. I interviewed the father and son artist team for this article in the Charlottesville Business Journal. An Artistic Synergy in Southern Albemarle.
In this interview article, published in HealthBeat Magazine, I wrote about local government efforts to prevent teen pregnancies in the community. Reaching out to Teenagers: What Really Prevents Teen Pregnancies?
In this lead story in the Charlottesville Business Journal, I delved into the welform reform controversy. VIEW: Virginia Initiative for Employment not Welfare.
Published in HealthBeat Magazine, this article reports on a robust women's health festival featuring chefs, tai chi masters, and doctors. I even underwent a bone density scan for research. UVA Women's Health Festival Teaches and Inspires.
Published in the Charlottesville Business Journal, this article is about a computer-centric community center for children and young adults in the inner city: New Center of a High-Tech Community.
This story was published in the Charlottesville Business Journal and discusses the renovation of one of the city's historical landmarks, the Paramount theater: Theater Renovation Will Change Downtown Mall.
This lead article in the Charlottesville Business Journal discusses the regional airport, highlighting private flight operations. It was a lot of fun to research. Flights of Finance and Fancy, the Charlottesville Regional Airport.
I worked on manuals for software systems, trade show support literature, and mailings for MJ Systems, a producer of software for distributing magazines and newspapers. Here is a sample of one of my brochures: Route Max System.