Portfolio — A sampler

With wisdom and sensitivity, I help clients find their voices and revise their manuscript to better convey their ideas and tell their stories.

  • Two international Bible commentaries: the 2000-page South Asia Bible Commentary and 1600-page Africa Bible Commentary (2007 Reference Book of the Year at the United Kingdom’s Christian Booksellers’ Convention)
  • Histories for a Catholic school board, a Catholic diocese, and a First Nations Child and Family Services
  • Memories and biographies
  • Art books for a Catholic seminary
  • Numerous text books

Manuals and instructional material
I collaborate with clients to produce reports and manuals that make it easy for staff and volunteers to learn and apply the information.

  • Policy and procedure manuals for Community Care Access centres and Opportunity International Canada
  • Instructional manuals for StayWell Health Company Ltd. (Red Cross of Canada water safety, lifeguarding, and first aid instructor manuals)
  • Training manuals in evangelism, keeping rural churches strong, and personal spiritual development

Reports and scholarly articles
I’ll help you present your research and results clearly and consistently and will apply the appropriate style be it APA, MLA, Chicago, Vancouver or Harvard.

  • Uncertain Futures: Women Leaving Prison and Re-entering Community, Alison Pedlar, Susan Arai, Felice Yuan, Darla Fortune
  • Numerous journal articles in the humanities, health care, and soft sciences
  • Theses and dissertations
  • English language editing that includes revising awkward sentences and phrasing and finding the right word