Writing Sample Portfolio

This is my digital portfolio; here you can find some examples of my writing for various sites on a wide selection of subjects. Each article here was written to match the host site’s tone and appeal to their target readership. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions!

Quirk Books’ online communities, including Planet Quirk and Quirk DIY:

Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions with the Power of the Force  (re-posted to geekosystem)

From the ReuseNYC front page and article archive, supporting reuse-focused organizations and events in New York City:

ReuseNYC Coordinates Donations in Response to Hurricane Sandy

Reusable Materials Rejuvenate Urban Gardens

This Year Make Reuse a Part of Your Thanksgiving

New Goodwill Boutique Opens on the Upper West Side

Fun and Frivolity at the Annual Masked Marvelous Cocktail Party!

From the Lion Brand Yarn Company crafts and lifestyle blog ’11-’12, the Lion Brand Notebook:

12 Tips on How to Organize Your Yarn Stash (117 comments, 8K+ pins, 544 likes)

Learn How to Wind a Center-Pull Ball By Hand  (33 comments, 49K+ pins, 633 likes)

7 Tips for Teaching Kids How to Knit or Crochet (48 comments, 31K+ pins, 262 likes, 255 stumbles)

How to Crochet Broomstick Lace (31 comments, 60K+ pins, 466 likes)

Dress Up a Hair Tie: Make a DIY No-Sew Scrunchy (13 comments, 4K+ pins, 40 likes)

Untangled Forever: DIY Fix for Never-Tangle Earbuds (13 comments, 1K+ pins, 630 likes)

From PinkRayGun, a geek blog with content primarily written by and geared toward women:

Star Trekking Up to Boston

All Geared-Up and Somewhere Awesome to Go: Steampunk World’s Fair 2013

From my personal blog, Seditious Joy, where I write about various interests which include crafting, geek/nerd subjects, current events and some of my adventures in fiction:

How to Celebrate the Higgs Boson Announcement!

A Shirt for a More Glorious Dawn Awaits…

3 Fabulous Writing Programs – One Click to Support Them

My Steampunk Valentine’s Day Short Story!