Eric L. Patterson bio

Writing is the best way to communicate your thoughts, feelings and intentions to the world.  I learned this at an early age after witnessing the power yielded by "Will you go out with me?" written inside an expertly folded piece of notebook paper.  Suddenly, all of the things that I was too afraid or too … Continue reading Eric L. Patterson bio

Substance Use Writing

An interesting thing happened during the summer of 2015: An unexpected email showed up in my inbox describing an opportunity. Would I like to write about stuff (and things)? Of course, the answer is always "yes!" As it turns out, my reputation preceded me as a former freelance writing job led to this referral. A … Continue reading Substance Use Writing

Freelance Writing

I love to write all things great and small.  Over the past year, I have written across genre for clients from across the country and around the world.  My academic and professionally-oriented personal statements always yield high praise.  The biographies I completed for artists, musicians and authors shine light on the aspects of the subject that other writers would gloss … Continue reading Freelance Writing