Writing

Here are some samples of my work:

Book Chapter
Importance of Tasting Room Activities and Staff Training in Emerging Wine Regions: The Case of Northern Virginia (co-authored), Wine Tourism Destination Management and Marketing: Theory and Cases,  Palgrave Macmillan, 2019, Pages 497-513

Articles
Matthew Peetz Says Working with Yeast is a Little Like Running a Zoo, CraftBeer.com
How Volunteering Improves Your Health, Toastmaster
Craft Brewers Find Flavor and Flexibility with Rice, CraftBeer.com
Trilingual Club in Spain Revives Ancient Language, Toastmaster
Prescription for Productive Meetings, Toastmaster
The Benefits of Bilingualism, Toastmaster
Korean Tradition Kept Alive with U.S. Rice, USA Rice Daily
Mind Your Business – Tax Tips for Writers, The Writer (PDF)
Continental Europe Makes History, Toastmaster
Beer That Makes a Difference in People’s Lives, CraftBeer.com
U.S. Rice Makes Its Mark on a Chinese Tradition, Whole Grain (PDF, page 4)
U.S. Rice Carves Out a New Niche with Craft Beer, Whole Grain (PDF, page 26)
Working Out: Writing Exercises Help Strengthen Your Craft, The Writer (PDF)
Beer Made with Rice Wins Gluten-Free Homebrewing Competition, USA Rice Daily
Help Wanted: How to represent a freelance writing career on your resume, The Writer (PDF)
The Most Innovative Rice Organization You’ve Never Heard Of (Probably), Whole Grain (PDF, pages 8-9)
U.S. Rice Finds a Home in Locally Made Saké, USA Rice Daily
What to Do at the Interview, Toastmaster
A 4-Step Formula to Acing Your Job Interview, Toastmaster
Perspectives on Tasting Room Staff Training, Wine Business Monthly

Essays
Darryl for the Win, Star 82 Review
I Find My Hidden Strength, Christian Science Monitor
The Unknown, Entropy
A Star is Born, Wine Enthusiast

Self-marketing Materials
I have edited thousands of resumes and cover letters. I believe in using the fewest words for the greatest impact, strengthening people’s personal branding, and helping individuals see all that they have to offer.