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Cosmetic Surgery for Every Age story for Yoga & Spa magazine

Posted by on Jul 2, 2011 in Editorial Samples, Portfolio | 0 comments

Cosmetic Surgery for Every Age story for Yoga & Spa magazine

Turning back the clock may not be possible, but with the help of the surgeon’s scalpel, more and more people are finding it’s possible to hold back the years. Not only do the procedures available change depending on your age, but also the reasons for considering treatment vary as you advance through life.     This magazine feature story describes the type of plastic surgery people might consider at different times of their lives. It was published in the summer issue of Yoga & Spa magazine. Open publication - Free...

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Afraid of the Rain story for Salvation Army fundraising brochure

Posted by on Apr 2, 2010 in Communications Samples, Editorial Samples, Portfolio | 0 comments

Afraid of the Rain story for Salvation Army fundraising brochure

“I was feeling it was a little illogical not to go back inside the buildings that were deemed safe,” said Dewitt Campbell on his recent return from Haiti, “until the night I was woken up twice by aftershocks. Then it became clear to me, if I had lived through those 30 seconds that killed more than 200,000 people, would I think logically?”   I wrote this story for the Salvation Army shortly after the earthquake in Haiti. It was published in a fund-raising booklet to showcase the organization’s work and the need for financial support. Open publication -...

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Magic Carpets story for The Beam magazine, Singapore

Posted by on Oct 2, 2001 in Editorial Samples, Portfolio | 0 comments

Magic Carpets story for The Beam magazine, Singapore

Rich colours, intricate patters and luxurious textures make Oriental carpets timeless pieces to be treasured for a lifetime. They were first introduced into Europe in the 14th century by Italian merchants who were trading with Turkey and the Near East. Given that floor covering at the time consisted of animal skins, rush matting or loose straw, it is not difficult to imagine why these exotic carpets won the hearts of the high and mights. Henry VIII, always on the lookout for ‘a beauty was one of the first Britons to be seduced by these rugs, and brought a number of them into he UK . His...

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Master Club Newsletter # 5

Posted by on Nov 1, 1991 in Communications Samples, Portfolio | 0 comments

Master Club Newsletter # 5

Newsletter series for Master Foods, a division of the Mars group, to promote Uncle Ben’s Rice, Dolmio Pasta & Sauces and Yeoman mashed potatoes to the UK foodservice sector. The newsletter was part of a multi-year communications initiative to encourage chefs and commercial cooks to use high quality brand name products.   Open publication - Free publishing  

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