Fast and reliable, Lynn is a professional writer experienced in non-profit, government and private sector communications as well as fiction writing. Her work has been published under her own byline and others in the Los Angeles Times, ARCca Magazine, Trojan Family Magazine, USC News, UCLA Today, UCLA Magazine, The Woven Tale Press, The Rush Literary Magazine and Birds Piled Loosely.
Lynn’s speciality is taking complex concepts and explaining them in plain English. Her extensive corporate experience includes ghostwriting articles for C-level executives, managers, and senior staff, along with writing white papers, web content, news releases, marketing copy, and more.
Lynn is currently accepting writing assignments. Please email her for a quote.
I Dance, Therefore I Am, April 2018
Giving Away Real Money Raises Stakes for USC Students, December 2016
The Campaign for USC Hits $6 Billion And Keeps on Going, Summer 2017, cover story
How Parents Can Help Kids Deal With Divorce, Summer 2017
USC Empowers a New Generation of Social Workers, Spring 2017
Student, Servicewoman, and Social Worker, Spring 2017
Rick Caruso Honored with 2017 Asa V. Call Award, Spring 2017
Rod Nakamoto Takes Helm of USCAA’s Governing Board, Autumn 2016
The Roski Family Puts Eye Care Solutions in Sight, Autumn 2016
The Unexpected Journey of Stephen Guy, Spring 2016
Trojan Fulbright Scholars Gain a Global Outlook, Winter 2015
A Sustainable USC, Autumn 2015
The Popoviches: Six Decades as a Trojan Family, Autumn 2015
Working with the CEO, I researched and outlined the speech, developed and wrote the drafts and tracked revisions until final delivery at the 40th Anniversary of the University of Southern California’s Information Sciences Institute.
Developed theme, drafted content, tracked revisions until final publication.
Worked with subject matter experts to craft compelling copy encouraging water-wise gardening.
Copyedited existing text to punch up friendliness and ensure consistent voice.
Book Review: Appalachian Alchemy by Barlow Adams, Pine Mountain Sand & Gravel, forthcoming October 2018
Book Review: You Think It, I’ll Say It by Curtis Sittenfeld, The Same, March 2018
“Boggle on the Train” (short story), The Rush, February 2018
“The Dying Kind” (short story), Honorable Mention, 2017 Literary Competition, The Woven Tale Press (also published in The Woven Tale Press January 2018 issue)
“God in the Waiting Room” (short story), published at ImageCurve, November 2017
“Shock” (poem), published in Birds Piled Loosely, 2016 Election Anthology, January 2017
“Write Your Stories” (personal essay), published in Give Yourself Permission Anthology, November 2016
“Sparrow” and “Broken Glass” (short fiction), published in The Woven Tale Press Selected Works, December 2015
“The Golden Voice of Salif Keita” (profile), published in Give Yourself Permission magazine, Fall 2015
“Racing the 500” (short story), winner of Wimmer Fiction Competition, Los Angeles Valley College, Spring 2015
“Surprise,” published in Manuscript 50, Los Angeles Valley College, Spring 2015
“Car Chase” (short story), ImageCurve, December 2014
“Lynn has an outstanding ability to explain very complex technical issues in a very easy to understand language. Extraordinary writing abilities…”-Rodrigo de la Parra, vice president for Latin American and Caribbean at ICANN.
“…Lynn put in a yeoman’s effort in developing and establishing www.bewaterwise.com as a premier learning and education program for water conservation – and a very practical one at that….” -Suresh Radhakrishnan, organizational development and training manager at Metropolitan Water District of Southern California.