Freelance

I write essays, articles, blog posts, emails, and more for publications and as content for companies. Click the logos below to read samples of my work.

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My topic niches are:

Health
healthy living, chronic illness management, fitness, exercise, yoga, meditation, plant-based, vegan, and vegetarian diets, mental health

Higher education
teaching, graduate school, college life and tips, lesson plans, in-class exercises, diversity and inclusion, Title IX, policies

Lifestyle
simple living, ethical consumption, green living, cruelty-free and eco-friendly products, sustainable transportation, minimalism, frugality, decluttering, zero waste, voluntary simplicity, debt reduction, personal finance

Career
professional communication, resumes, cover letters, interviewing, working from home, time management, professional development, habits, organization

Writing
writing advice, publishing, book reviews, author interviews, writer’s block, literary magazines, submitting, querying

I have several years of experience in content creation, web and print copy, email newsletters, and social media strategy, which means I can help your company reach your audience. I understand inbound marketing principles, the importance of SEO, and how to write attention-getting, clear and concise copy.

I especially enjoy helping out fun companies with a conscience. Email me at jayverasummer@gmail.com so we can figure out how to work together.