Public Speaking

I am a lively and experienced public speaker. Here are some topics I’ve covered:



Impromptu Presentations

I have done a number of impromptu presentations on other topics relating to technical writing, publishing, and freelancing. My topic list is always expanding, so please feel free to contact me if you’re interested in a topic you don’t see on the lists.

Featured Speaker

I have been a featured speaker at local, regional, and international writing and professional conferences for 20 years. I’d be glad to speak at your event as well.


Rates are negotiable and references are available upon request.

For more information and schedule availability, contact me at

Public Appearances

I make frequent public appearances and radio interviews, speaking on such topics as writing, publishing, new technology, time management, project management, and freelancing.

I have been the keynote speaker at several events, including the American Society of Indexers conference and have been a featured speaker at a number of local, regional, and international organizations.

Organizations I have spoken for include, the STC, the Puget Sound Freelancers Association, the Washington Software Association, the International Computer Consultants Association, and numerous amateur radio, science-fiction, and writers’ conventions.