TAF Members


joyce almond

Website: http://www.compellingfreelancecopy.com
Blog: http://www.raleighnccopywriter.com
Email: compellingfreelancecopy@gmail.com
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/joycealmondcopywriter 
Google+: http://goo.gl/V0x06
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/compellingfreelancecopy
Specialties: B2B & B2C Copywriting, Investment & Retirement Plan Communications, Personality Profiles


kala ambrose

Website: www.exploreyourspirit.com
Blog: www.ExploreYourSpirit.com/blog 
Email: ala@ExploreYourSpirit.com
Twitter: http://twitter.com/KalaAmbrose/blog 
YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/exploreyourspirit 
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/kala.ambrose
Explore Your Spirit App: hhttp://itunes.apple.com/us/app/exploreyourspirit/id412793161?mt=8#
Specialties: Author, National Columnist and Documentary Film Maker of Non-Fiction, Spirituality, Travel Writing, Features, Lifestyle, Paranormal, and Inspirational topics


nancy Lee badger

Website: http://nancyleebadger.com
Blog: http://www.nancyleebadger.blogspot.com/
Email: 013vpnancy@gmail.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/NLBadger
YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/NLB131313 
Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/4101274
Specialties: Experienced in writing content for blogs; newsletters; interviews; travel, including but not limited to Scottish festivals and culture


dan bain

Website: www.danbain.net
Blog: http://bainwaves.wordpress.com/ 
Email: mail@danbain.net
Phone: (919) 212-1055
Specialties: Humor, Features, Pop Culture, Parenting, Family Life, Personality Profiles, General News Reporting


Lois Thompson Bartholomew

Website: www.loisthompsonbartholomew.com
Email: lois@loisthompsonbartholomew.com
Phone: (919) 604-4537
Specialties: Parenting, home and family, Young Adult fiction, speaker/presenter at schools, children's writing conferences and for parent groups.


Pam Beck

Website: www.pambeckgardens.com
Email: pambeckgardens@gmail.com
Phone: (919) 556-3066
Specialties: Garden, nature, and green writing, photography & lecturing


drew becker

Website: http://www.realizationpress.com
Email: drewbecker11@gmail.com
Phone: (919) 264-9868
Specialties: writing, publishing, business improvement, health & healing, pro athletes, fiction, poetry


Ciranna bird

Website: www.cirannabird.com

Email: ciranna.bird@cirannabird.com

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/cirannabird

Twitter: https://twitter.com/cirannabird

Phone: (919) 847-1685

Specialties: Medical writer -editing, data analysis and articles; Epidemiologist, microbiologist, NCfoodblogger


Cindy Brody

Email: cbrody01@gmail.com

Phone: (919) 977-1412

Specialties: copyediting non-fiction books for publishing/self-publishing; editing queries, articles, and web content; writing personal essays.


Beth Browne

Website: http://bethbrownebooks.com
Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/author/bethbrownebooks
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BethBrowneBooks
Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bethbrowne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/BethBrowneBooks
Email: beth@bethbrownebooks.com
Phone: 919-818-9169
Specialties: Social media, sailing, homeschooling, parenting, farming, personal essays, interviews, fiction, poetry.


mark cantrell

Website: http://www.markcantrell.com
Email: markcanwrite@gmail.com

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/mark-cantrell/0/86a/6b4/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/markcantrell

Twitter: http://twitter.com/maccanwrite
Phone: (919) 562-1142
Specialties: Lifestyle, military, health and fitness, science and technology, humor


susan g. clark

Website: www.susangclark.com/
Phone:(919) 274-1796
Specialties: Personal essay, humor, yoga, food, personal growth


Jeff Davidson

Website: http://www.BreathingSpace.com
Blog: http://www.BreathingSpaceBlog.com
Email: Jeff@BreathingSpace.com
Phone: (919) 932-1996
Specialties: how-to, self-help, career, and business books; ebooks, audios,
and mobile apps


jennifer delamere

Website: http://www.jenniferdelamere.com/
Email: jennifer@jenniferdelamere.com

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/jennifer.delamere

Goodreads:  http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/5814224.Jennifer_Delamere

Twitter:  @JenDelamere
Specialties: Published author of historical romance. Member of the Romance Writers of America, Heart of Carolina Romance Writers, and the Historical Novel Society.


brian deluca

Email: colemanwesterns@gmail.com
Specialties: Christian Fiction; Western Fiction.


M. L. (Pat) Earnhardt

Website: http://www.tnextstep.com
Email: tnextstep@aol.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pat.earnhardt.3

LinkedIn: Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/in/earnhardtp 
Phone: (919) 247-7282
Specialties: Career Coaching for real estate and mortgage lending.  Speaking and articles on how to improve and protect Credit Scores, Create Budgets, Home Ownership, Mortgage Lending, Marketing and Leads Generation. Marketing and Leads Generation Book For Real Estate Agents (in process of writing).. Board of Directors for National Mortgage Girlfriends Network. Articles published by Carolina Newswire, Loan Originator Magazine and NC Air National Guard Newsletter.


Renee Filippucci-Kotz

Email: booksbyrenee@att.net
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/kidsbooksbyrenee
Twitter https://twitter.com/reneeann1226
https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/16036245.Renee_Filippucci_Kotz Specialties: Children's chapter books. Member of NC Writer's Network, Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.


linda formichelli

Blog: http://www.therenegadewriter.com
Email: lindaformichelli@gmail.com
Phone: 603-513-2004
Twitter: @lformichelli
Specialties: Articles on health, business marketing and management, and more. I also teach an e-course on how to break into magazines and offer query critiques and phone mentoring for writers.


christa gala

Website: www.christagala.com
Blog: http://cwgala.wordpress.com
Email: cwgala@gmail.com
Phone: (919) 303-2989
Specialties: real estate, business, bio-tech, restaurant industry, features, profile, general news, humor, family


ann goebel

Email: amgoebel@mindspring.com

Phone: 919-217-9523
Specialties: Personality profiles, human interest, senior issues, history, food, gardening. 


charles good


LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/charles-good-82392425

Specialties: Technical writer and newsletter/website contributor about Scouting (BSA), Community Involvement, Consumer and Radio Electronics Installation and Repair, Computer Application Tips, Meeting Minutes (secretary style reports), and Organization Historian. Capable digital [still] photographer.


Jennifer Edmiston hart

Email: JenniferHart@nc.rr.com

Phone: 919-280-9490
Specialties: Feature articles, profiles, interviews and essays. Topics include art, architecture, design, business, environment, science, medical, mental health and technology. For business clients, I create content for marketing collateral, websites, newsletters, articles, blogposts, video scripts and social media. 


corbie hill

Email: corbiehill@gmail.com
Twitter: twitter.com/afraidofthebear
Phone: (919) 428-4757

Specialties: Arts, culture and entertainment features and profiles. Correspondent and columnist for News & Observer; regular contributor to INDY Week, Midtown, Cary Living and No Depression's quarterly journal. Has also appeared in Our State, Mountain Xpress, Muse Magazine, etc. etc. etc.


erika hoffman

Email: bhoffman@nc.rr.com


Phone : (919) 967-9939
Specialties: personal essays, short stories (non-fiction & fiction), YA novels, mysteries, inspirational stories, humor, parenting, teaching, memoir, caregiving, book reviews, travel, women’s issues, newspaper articles. Speaker @ writing groups, senior centers, high schools, Rotary, teaching sororities.


Heather Hoffmann, M.D.

Website: http://www.heatherhoffmann.com/
Blog: http://myacousticmemory.blogspot.com/
Email: doctoredits@yahoo.com
Phone: (919) 593-5214
Specialties: biomedical science, health, fiction


Dan Holly

Website: http://www.gtbcommunications.com/
Blog: nosmallmiracles.wordpress.com

Email: dholly@mindspring.com
Phone: 919.448-8221
Specialties: Government and politics, public affairs, general news reporting, human interest features


Tom M. Jones

Website: www.fauconblu.com
Blog: http://infamoushut.blogspot.com/
Email: tjones@beckwithbay.com
Phone: (919) 264-9441
Specialties: commercial copywriter, scriptwriter, newsletter writer/editor, news/feature columnist, blogger, strategic proposal developer, web content provider.


Belea t. keeney

Website: http://www.beleatkeeney.com

LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=63949148&trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile Email: belea@beleakeeney.com
Phone: (352) 228-9572

Published books: Out of Joint and Other Stories, Holding the Reins, Rough Cut, short story collections. Novel, Playing With Tigers, slated for publication June 2014.

Specialties: Genre fiction including romance, mystery, fantasy, sci-fi, paranormals. Developmental editing, copy editing, writing coach, writing teacher. Nonfiction: writing, gardening, animals.


Elaine Luddy Klonicki

Website: http://www.klonicki.com
Blog: http://www.klonicki.com/blog
Email: eklonicki@nc.rr.com
Phone: (919) 841-9044
Specialties: Copyediting (nonfiction), psychology and personal growth, love and relationships, family life, healthy living, writing, memoir


barbara koob

Website: http://barbarakoob.com/
Blog: http://barbarakoob.com/blog/

Email: barbkoob@gmail.com
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/barbara-koob/3a/430/179//

Twitter: http://twitter.com/BarbaraKoob

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/learntohope
Specialties: Inspirtational, Dreams, Healing and Prayer


dorothy la motta

Email: justadotintime@yahoo.com
Phone: (919) 553-7206
Specialties: Local stories of interest, Children's stories, Inspirational Christian writer.


Nanette Lavoie-Vaughan

Website: http://nanettelavoie-vaughan.com
Blog: http://nursenannotes.blogspot.com
Email: nursenan1@earthlink.net
Phone: (919) 873-9833
Specialties: Health, Medicine, Nursing, Geriatrics, Caregiving

janice leagra

Blog: www.voxlaurus.com

Email: janice.leagra@gmail.com
Twitter: @JaniceLeagra

Specialties: Editing/proofreading, general interest

rita lewis

Email: rita.lewis.823@gmail.com

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/ritalewis1
Specialties:Writer and editor. Features, profiles, reports, proposals, newsletters, content marketing, web copy. Subject areas include education and educational equity, business and industry, philanthropy, grants and evaluation, classical music, general interest.


susan london

Email: londonwrites2@gmail.com
Website: http://www.londonwrites.com
Blog: http://www.survivingnc.com
LinkedIn: http://linkedin.com/in/susan-london-0baa888

Phone: 919-623-1869
Specialties:B2B copywriting, education writing, feature article writing, general news reporting, travel writing, fiction writing, copy editing, blogging

victoria mcgovern

Email: mcgovern@nasw.org
Specialties: General medical, health and life sciences, genetics, epidemiological findings, high perfomance computing. News, features, meeting reports, teaching manuals, white papers.


Erin L. Miller

Email: erinlmiller2289@gmail.com
Blog: https://www.nocturnewoman.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/erin.miller.904

Specialties:Copywriting, Web Content, Creative Writing, Marketing Content, Lifestyle, Reviews, Blog Writing, Editing


Francine Mary Netter

Facebook: Facebook.com/fnettermd

Email: fnetter.md@gmail.com
Specialties: non-fiction, biography book: Medicine's Michelangelo, the live and art of Frank H, Netter, MD


Barbara A. Page

Email: barbpage@earthlink.net
Specialties: personal essays, mental health, technical documentation (software application user guides, installation instructions).



Website: www.moniquemrogers.com 
Specialties: Regular North Carolina Local Magazine Contributor to
Circa Magazine, Weekly Writer on “My Midlife” Blog: (www.moniquemrogers.com), Midlife, Singlehood, Women’s Issues, Personal Growth and Reflections, Inspirational, Self-Help, Divorce, Christian Writer, Human Interest, Humor, Pet Life, Puppy Life, Bird Life, Travel Writing, Florida and North Carolina Writer, Medical Topics, Educational Topics, News Stories, Features, Technical Writer, Creative Writer, Journalist, Author-To-Be, Poet, Press Releases, Meeting Reports, Event Planner and Event Coordinator Documentations, Editing/Proofreading, Member of: American Marketing Association (AMA), Triangle Association of Freelancers (TAF), Women In Networking (WIN) - North Ridge Chapter, Baptist on Mission (Baptist Men) – Disaster Relief Training in Mass Feeding, Wake Med Mended Hearts, Prior Member of: Society for Technical Communication, Raleigh Jaycees, Colonial Baptist Church JobSeekers.


mike rumble

Blog: http://rumblesrumblings.wordpress.com/
Email: merumble1168@gmail.com
Phone: (919) 946-5169
Specialties: Corporate Writing, Press Releases, Play Writing, Brochure & Promotional Marketing packages, Business and Theatrical Script Writing, Humor and Inspirational Writing.


Linda Russell

Email: lindarussell1216@gmail.com
Twitter: @lcrussell
Facebook: Linda Coombs Russell
LinkedIn: Linda Russell
Specialties: Creative Nonfiction. Humor, Medical Subjects, and Golf from a Woman’s Perspective (published in Metro Magazine - metronc.com)


glenda ryan

Email: glendaryan14@gmail.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/glendaryan
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/glenda.s.ryan
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/glendaryan
Website: www.seapebble.com 

Blog: https://glendaryan.wordpress.com
Specialties: Web content, social media, blogging, online marketing, software documentation, technical writing


celeste beck sagi

Blog: http://sweetteawheatfree.wordpress.com/
Email: celestesagi@gmail.com
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/celestebeck/
Specialties: Food Writing, Blogging, Savvy Travel, Editing, Arts and Non-Profit Grantwriting, Marketing, Education, Psychology, Cross-Cultural Communication, Sustainability


Thomas Smith
Website: http://www.thomassmithonline.com, http://www.thomas-smith.biz
Blog: http://butt-in-chair.blogspot.com/, http://life-from-a-different-angle.blogspot.com/, http://shekinahlight.blogspot.com/
Email: tsmithwriting@gmail.com
Phone: (919) 623-1199
Specialties: general news reporting, pop culture, religion/theology, features/profiles, humor


maya spikes
Email: jspikes1@nc.rr.com
Phone: (919) 328-6065
Specialties: Christianity/Religion, African-American issues, Pop Culture, Personal Finance, Editing/Proofreading


kristy stevenson
Website: www.kristystevenson.com
Blog: www.kristystevenson.blogspot.com
Email: kristy@kristystevenson.com
Phone: (919) 747-1897

Specialties: Contributing writer and regular content provider to the lifestyle, pop culture/ entertainment, parenting and healthcare fields.  Working with editors and corporate clients nationwide, Kristy helps solve your business writing needs.


Anita Stone
Website: http://home.earthlink.net/~writer7136/
Email: writer7136@earthlink.net
Phone: (919)875-0275
Specialties: horticulture, nutrition, research, education, health, teaching, science, journalism


john suddath

Website: www.johnsuddath.com/
Email: jsuddath@earthlink.net
Blog: johnsuddath.wordpress.com/


aletrea thompson

Blog: aletrea-readytofly.blogspot.com
Email: kateturgeon@gmail.com
Specialties: Poetry, humor, family, food, music, fiction, Christian fiction.


cheryl capaldo traylor

Website: www.cherylcapaldotraylor.com
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/cherylcapaldotraylor
Twitter: twitter.com/capaldotraylor
Specialties: Nature, gardens and gardening, personal growth, storytelling, creative nonfiction, blogging, book reviews, social media, yoga, mindfulness, and photography. I have also performed extensive research on the Bloomsbury Group and Virginia Woolf.


Donald Vaughan

Website: http://www.donaldvaughan.net
Email: dvaughan@mindspring.com
Phone: (919) 888-8198
Specialties: lifestyle, popular culture, health/medical, pets/animals, military history/culture


turqueya vincent

Blog: http://epitomewoman.wordpress.com/
Email: turqueya.vincent@gmail.com
Twitter: @EpitomeWoman
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/turqueya-vincent/4/a96/a02/
Phone: (919) 539-1596
Specialties: Psychology (Writing), Coaching, Empowerment, Leadership, Personal Growth/Self-Help, Spirituality & Healing, Love, Blogging, Proofreading, Writing (Non-fiction).


Dara Lyon Warner

Website: http://www.lyon-roars.com
Email: dlwarner29@gmail.com
Phone: (919) 621-0121
Specialties:  Features, profiles, humor, military, general news and information, editing/proofreading

liza weidle

Website: www.lizaweidle.com
Blog: www.examiner.com/x-32247-Parenting-Tweens-Examiner
Email: liza@lizaweidle.com
Phone: (919) 319-9498
Specialties: parenting, education, adoption, spiritual

J. Michael Welton

Website: http://www.architectsandartisans.com
Blog: http://www.architectsandartisans.com
Email: mike@architectsandartisans.com
Phone: (919) 562.1725
Specialties: architecture, art, design and travel


vera wilson

Email: verchenwilson@gmail.com
Phone: (919) 395-1829
Specialties: General interest, finance, lifestyle

Specialties: General interest, humor, lifestyle, women's issues


John V. Wood

Website: http://www.silver-flash.org
Email: jwood@rthighschool.org
Phone: (919) 632-1827
Specialties: general news reporting, pop culture, sports, technology/gaming


Carolyn C. Zahnow

Website: http://www.save-the-teens.com
Blog: http://cczahnow.wordpress.com/
Email: cczahnow@yahoo.com
Phone: (919) 368-6286
Specialties: Teen depression, substance abuse, mental illness, grief, support groups.