Dorothea Helms

Owner: Write Stuff Writing Services, The Writing Fairy®

Editing

There’s No Place Like Home, Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distribution Ltd. Tabloid home-related newspaper section. June 2002 to 2008

HR@Work (Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distribution Ltd.). Editor and writer for this biannual special publication focusing on Human Resources careers. February 2004 to 2005

Live It! (Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distribution Ltd.). Contributing Editor/Writer for this quarterly health & wellness magazine. Spring 2006 (two issues)

THE M.O.M. Project (Musings on Motherhood) script editing Spring 2006

Body, Mind & Spirit (Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distribution Ltd.). Contributing editor for this special section. June 2005 to August 2005 (publication was transformed into Live It!)

Southlake Regional Health Centre – occasional freelance editing for promotional/media materials. April 2005 to present

Ontario Colleges Partners in Business (Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distribution Ltd.). Editor for this special publication sponsored by CON*NECT. November 2004

Healthcare Careers for Ontario. (Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distribution Ltd.). Editor for this special biannual publication, Fall 2004 to April 2006

CON*NECT (Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distribution Ltd.), biannual publication about Ontario’s colleges, Fall 2004

Get Connected (Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distribution Ltd.). Editor for this annual publication promoting retail electronics. November 2003 – November 2005

Career Choices (Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distribution Ltd.). Main feature writer and editor for this career-focused magazine distributed to 770,000 households in Metroland community newspapers. November, 2002 – April 2006

City of Oshawa “Interchange” Newsletter editor/co-ordinator, April 2002 to present

At Home in York Region, Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distribution Ltd. glossy home-related magazine, November, 2001 to December, 2002

At Home in Durham, Metroland Publishing. Editor and Main Feature Writer, September, 1998 to March, 1999

Homes & Lifestyles, Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distribution Ltd. glossy home-related magazine, 1996 – 1997

Homes Today, Glossy home-related magazine, 1994 – 1996

Light Dances: Illuminating Families With Laughter & Love by Shirley Trout, M.Ed. Copyedited book. Released summer, 1997. Teachable Moments, Waverley, Nebraska. © 1997

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Award-winning Dorothea Helms is an internationally published writer, editor and popular writing instructor.