I am a published writer, researcher, editor, and translator with many years of experience helping other writers with their work.  I also have  degrees in History and Library Science, and experience as a reference librarian.

In addition to writing many articles for national publications on history, religion and entertainment and translating articles from Italian, I have researched a number of projects, including several screenplays with historical settings.  I am fluent in several languages, including French, Italian and German.
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Editorial consultation -- I can advise you on organizing and outlining your project and help you get your ideas down on paper in a clear, efficient, attractive style.  I can help you with resumes, research papers /dissertations, articles, screenplays, non-fiction books, poems, plays, novels, brochures, newsletters, etc.  My expertise also includes copyediting manuscripts.

Translation of any material from French, German and Italian -- including literary works and scholarly articles.

Research on any subject.  I can read, organize and translate or summarize material in a number of languages and compile research bibliographies on any subject.  I am also an expert in Internet searching

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The Smiling Pope:
The Life and Teaching
of John Paul I
Edited by Raymond
and Lauretta Seabeck
Biography by
a Carmelite Nun
Translations of the
Pope's works
from the Italian
by Lori Pieper

Available from Our Sunday Visitor, Inc.

My article
"Celebrating the Smiing Pope"