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  Brooke Showell
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  A "generalist" freelance writer/editor published in national magazines and leading websites, I've covered everything from the motives of obsessed brides to exploring the merits of a Caribbean island without beaches, and topics from skincare to home design.
Work Info
 
Expertise
Content Editor (online) 8 Years
Editor 12 Years
Writer 12 Years
Specialty
Travel 5 Years
Women's Issues 8 Years
Lifestyle 12 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
12 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Time Inc./Coastal Living (11+), Time Inc./PEOPLE.com (11+), XO Group/The Knot (11+), Bonnier/Destination Weddings & Honeymoons (11+), Hearst/Woman's Day (6-10), Newsday (6-10)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
independent luxury jewelry brands (11+), ULTA.com (11+), Simon & Schuster (6-10)
Other Work History
Former Conde Nast editor. Freelance features & style writer/editor, PEOPLE.com; Freelance senior writer/editor, The Knot, Freelance senior writer/editor, iVillage.com
Computer Skills
Word, Excel, Windows XP, Wordpress, Drupal
Equipment
laptop, digital camera, audio recorder
Foreign Language Skills
Spanish
Other
experienced travel writer, national and international
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near New York, NY. I am willing to travel anywhere. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.
Work Samples
 
Home/Design/Money  
(Woman's Day)
Feature on "secret" ways to save money at the grocery store
(Coastal Living)
Home design feature
Weddings/Bridal  
(Destination Weddings & Honeymoons)
Feature on the best wedding locations around the world
Celebrity/Entertainment  
(PEOPLE.com )
Red carpet coverage of celebrity couples at the Golden Globes
Travel  
(Coastal Living)
Travel feature on the small, intriguing Caribbean island
Beauty  
(Four Seasons )
Interview with the makeup maven for a custom magazine
Food  
(PEOPLE.com )
(PEOPLE.com )