Freelance Tech Content Marketing Writer in the Snow

I’m just back from what we dubbed the Extreme Winter Tour 2019. I live and work (as a freelance tech content marketing writer) in Hawaii, and my daughter had never been in the snow, so we decided to take a two-part, snowy winter vacation. Full effect! First, we spent what …

Content Marketing Writing, ‘Whatever That Is’

The phrase “content marketing,” and content marketing writing, are rather new buzz phrases, but creating the stuff isn’t new. “Whether you realize it or not,” writes Forbes.com contributor Jayson DeMers, “chances are your business is already using content marketing as part of your overall marketing strategy.”  He wrote a good …

I’ve Got ‘Em! or, Five Things to Look for When Hiring a Content Marketing Writer

This article (by someone who’s run a corporate writing agency for 15 years) lists the five things he looks for when hiring content marketing writers and editors–and I’ve got all five covered.

Were They Blogging On Cave Walls?

In 1999, Peter Merholz jokingly turned the word “weblog” into the phrase “we blog” in the sidebar of his, well, blog, and gave us the word “blog.”

Painting Pictures About Hawaii

Whether it’s writing content about Hawai‘i’s business, travel, culture or people — or something else — I do it.

Howie Mandel, My Great-Great-Great Grandfather & Hawaii’s Poi

I could almost see him: The elderly, blind man with the thick shock of white hair, sitting on a lauhala mat on the floor, a cloth tied around his forehead to catch the sweat, swinging a stone poi pounder rhythmically onto the cooked kalo on the wooden poi board in front of him.