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
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
Write what you know. I know the world of mental health. Being a professional counselor for 12 years has given me the practical experience to establish a solid foundation of effective strategies and interventions. After seeing hundreds of clients benefit from my expertise, I sought an avenue to communicate to a broader audience. When you see one client … Continue reading Mental Health Writing
Enter "My First Book of Zombies." The premise: Zombie Survival Guide for Kids. Zombies are a part of popular culture that continue to stand the test of time. The written works of Robert Kirkman and Max Brooks have been extremely successful in their own right while the accompanying television shows and movies continue to exceed … Continue reading Children’s Books
What started as a complete whim has turned into something that is almost something over the last year. Did the world need another review site where know-it-alls give their irrational opinions about items they come across in their day-to-day lives? Does that sentence need another hyphenated phrase? Yes and yes. If you want to know what … Continue reading Consume. Review. Repeat.
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