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Expert Writing and Editing 

Caren Austen, Ink

Writing

Corporate brochures, newsletters and collateral; advertising copy; magazine articles; websites; online learning; social media content. These are just samples of the writing expertise Caren Austen, Ink offers its clients. Check out the Portfolio section to view examples.

Editing

Caren Austen, Ink also specializes in all types of editing, from simple proofreading to line editing to fact research and content editing.

 
 

ABOUT

Hi, I'm Caren. I began my career in radio and TV but quickly discovered my gift and love of writing, a gift that has provided a good income, while allowing me the flexibility of working full-time for companies or of freelancing when I needed to be home with my family.

 

My portfolio shows some specific samples of the kind of work I've done, including writing and editing for corporations in healthcare, advertising, and online learning. My freelance work includes writing for magazines, copywriting, and editing for agencies, and writing and editing for blogs and websites, and content writing for social media. Please, call or email me if I can assist with your organization's communications, using the contact information at the bottom of

this page.

 

Most recently, I moved back to my hometown to assist in the care of my aging mother as I continue to pursue the completion and publishing of my first book. When I'm not writing or editing, I can usually be found spending time with my family and friends or hiding out with a book in hand.

 

 

 

PORTFOLIO

Magazine Articles

Read about former Broadway performer, David Gaschen, who's sung the role of the Phantom over 1,000 times all around the world.
Freelance Writer: 
Frisco Style Magazine,
Frisco, Texas
Freelance Writer:
The City Spaces Magazine
 El Paso
Frisco Style Magazine
Freelance Editor: Five Star Institute

Advertising

Freelance Writer:
Frisco Style Magazine
Frisco, Texas
Freelance Writer: 
Millionaire Blueprints Magazine 
a National Publication
Copywriter for Levenson Group:
Ad for
Austonian Luxury Condos
Freelance Copywriter for
Neiman Marcus Catalog
Copywriter for Levenson Group:
Fall Decorating Brochure for Aaron Brothers
Other Clients:
 Ivie Marketing, NGEN Studios, TM Advertising

Corporate Publications

Editor: Scott & White Health Plan Quarterly 
8-Page Newsletter
 

Other Publications and Projects: 

Freelance Editor: 
Monthly Staff Newsletter for Mobile Chemical Company, Temple, Texas
Editor: Rapport
Scott & White Monthly, 20-page Staff Newsletter
 
Editor of "Rapport" Scott & White Monthly Staff Newsletter; Editor of Clinical Pharmacy Newsletter; Producer and Scriptwriter of "25 Years on the Hill" Anniversary Video; Producer and Scriptwriter of "The Yellowbirds" Video for the Scott & White Auxiliary; Producer and Scriptwriter of Scott & White 30-Second Infomercials 

Blogs and Websites

Editor and Writer: w2wlink.com
Freelance Writer: ReZoom.com
"Impressively Goofy"
Writer: "Faded Genes"
Personal Blog for Parents of Children With Cystic Fibrosis
Rezoom.com:
"Getting to Know You"
Freelance Writer and Copy Editor:
Academic Partnerships
Online Learning
Kathy Mast
Neuvonow.com

Social Media

Content Writer for EasySocial , a social media marketing company. Clients included EPIC; League of Women Voters, Pueblo, CO; Ariabend; New Heights Baptist Church, Pueblo; Runyon Sports Complex; and EasySocial. 

 
 

WHAT CLIENTS ARE SAYING

Caren worked for me, and her breadth of talent was important to our organization. She could handle TV, as well as print with equal confidence. I recommend her highly.

 

- Don Nelson, former Director of Public Affairs, Baylor Scott & White

 

I have known Caren Austen for several years, first as a personal friend, and then later I discovered her many talents as an writer and editor. Caren began editing for me about two years ago. She works diligently and quickly to complete work. I think the most amazing and oustanding characteristic about her work is her ability to edit complex documents and add intelligent suggestions and insights even when they are outside her areas of core competence. That talent is difficult to find and vital for complex technical and thought leadership writers. She brings creativity and that "polishing touch" to all her work, from routine corporate documents to highly creative advertising and marketing communications.

 

Kathy Mast, President & CEO NEUVONOW, LLC + Principal/ President Kathy Mast Consulting

Caren is wonderful to work with. She'd never miss that I ended that first sentence with a preposition. In addition to editing copy like mine, she also did quite a bit of writing for the agency where I hired her, and I was glad every day that she was there. Such a dependable and unfailingly pleasant talent. And not just a team player, but also a team builder. Be like me -- hire Caren!

 

- Richard Graves, Former Creative Director,

The Levenson Group 

It is my pleasure to recommend Caren Austen. Caren is detail oriented and has a very good eye for catching mistakes and making suggestions on how to improve content. She works well in a group as well as on her own. She is passionate about writing and editing.

 

Terri Hays, Director, Strategic Projects at

Insight For Living

Caren was self-motivated and always completed her work for EasySocial on time with creativity. She is a pleasure to work with and did great work for our clients.

 

- Timothy Zercher, Founder & President, EasySocial