Tell us about yourself:
I'm a retired technical writer. In many ways, I don't consider myself retired, not the least of which is that I proofread everything I read and I edit everything I write. I just don't have a schedule, I don't have to do projects for someone else, and I don't get paid as much as I used to.get from working full time.
Area of knowledge and what I know well:
I have a strong grasp of English usage. I might not be 100 percent, but I'm certainly well above average. For some, it's fingernails on a chalkboard; for me, it's misspellings, wrong or missing punctuation, and improper grammar. With my increased exposure to social media, I have learned to temper my inclination to correct everything I read.
Bio
Retired technical writer, but hardly retired! I proofread everything I read and edit everything I write. For some, it's fingernails on a chalkboard; for me, it's misspellings, wrong or missing punctuation, etc..
Certificates/Awards
B.S.B.A., University of Phoenix
10/1990
A.A.S.B.M., UTC, Provo/Orem, Utah
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Since it has been many moons since I won a gift card on Instant Win, I have developed a new mantra. Each time I click the Confirm button to redeem my points and see the results on an Instant Win item, for some reason, my new Instant Win mantra pops i...
Brightpool 01-29-2022 07:55 AM
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You're not late. You're retired and right on time. 😎
Brightpool 10-13-2021 08:12 AM
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Along with any other sources, you might check with temporary agencies. I got a lot of my jobs through them during my career and still get notified of jobs of possible interest even though I retired 9 years ago. Between jobs, I checked in regularly wi...
Brightpool 09-22-2021 07:42 AM
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What a mess of red tape!I can only say that I hope you do find the help you need to clear this up. Stay well,Lynn
Brightpool 09-22-2021 07:32 AM
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Since it has been many moons since I won a gift card on Instant Win, I have developed a new mantra. Each time I click the Confirm button to redeem my points and see the results on an Instant Win item, for some reason, my new Instant Win mantra pops i...
Brightpool 01-29-2022 07:55 AM
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You're not late. You're retired and right on time. 😎
Brightpool 10-13-2021 08:12 AM
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Along with any other sources, you might check with temporary agencies. I got a lot of my jobs through them during my career and still get notified of jobs of possible interest even though I retired 9 years ago. Between jobs, I checked in regularly wi...
Brightpool 09-22-2021 07:42 AM
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What a mess of red tape!I can only say that I hope you do find the help you need to clear this up. Stay well,Lynn
Brightpool 09-22-2021 07:32 AM
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Since it has been many moons since I won a gift card on Instant Win, I have developed a new mantra. Each time I click the Confirm button to redeem my points and see the results on an Instant Win item, for some reason, my new Instant Win mantra pops i...
Brightpool 01-29-2022 07:55 AM
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1190
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You're not late. You're retired and right on time. 😎
Brightpool 10-13-2021 08:12 AM
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Along with any other sources, you might check with temporary agencies. I got a lot of my jobs through them during my career and still get notified of jobs of possible interest even though I retired 9 years ago. Between jobs, I checked in regularly wi...
Brightpool 09-22-2021 07:42 AM
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What a mess of red tape!I can only say that I hope you do find the help you need to clear this up. Stay well,Lynn
Brightpool 09-22-2021 07:32 AM
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