Copywriting and Copyediting

Diane's copywriting and copyediting work includes brochures, pamphlets, state and federal nonprofit grant applications, doctoral theses, legal documents, prose fiction, and poetry manuscripts.

Writing Samples


Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition, December 2018


"Historic Glenwood."  Marshall University Graduate Humanities Program.

"Connecting the Dots."  Bridging Health & Community.  January 2018


Creative Non-Fiction:

"Vignettes From a Young Girl's Life."  Still: The Journal.  #22 Fall, 2016



"As Seen on TV."   Literary Bohemian. -  Nominated for Best of the Net Awards for Short Fiction.  http://www.literarybohemian.com/index.php/postcard-prose/postcard/as-seen-on-tv/


Diane produces high quality interview transcripts primarily associated with, but not limited to, qualitative research and oral history projects.  A partial client list includes:

Bridging Health & Community, Seattle, Washington

West Virginians for Affordable Health Care

Institute of Medicine, Washington, D.C.

West Virginia University

Marshall University

University of Kentucky

Maternal Infant Health Outreach Worker Program (MIHOW)

West Virginia Center for Civic Life

Rates are calculated per audio minute, number of speakers, and sound quality of audio.  For inquiries please call or email.

Clients wishing to pay for services rendered through Paypal can click on the "Donate" button and enter the Total Amount Due printed on their invoice. (Technically, payment is not a donation, simply Paypal's means of processing services that vary in price.)

Qualitative Research & Evaluation


Diane has worked as a qualitative researcher and evaluator on a wide range of short-term and long-term projects that include substance abuse prevention, early education, community development, and program evaluation.  As well, she's served as rapporteur for various meetings and conferences.  A partial client list includes:

Bridging Health & Community, Seattle, Washington

Kanawha Institute for Social Research and Action (KISRA)
The Family Resource Network
WV Prevention Resource Center
Marshall University