New magazine article

By Katharine Swan On Sunday, May 04, 2008 At 2:06 PM

I recently started writing for METROMODE, a Denver gay and lesbian magazine. Although I'm straight and happily married, I have been writing for gay and lesbian publications for a couple of years now, starting with The Rainbow Babies during the summer of 2006.

Anyway, the April/May edition of METROMODE recently came out, and inside its pages is my first article for the magazine: a profile of Senator Jennifer Veiga, the Colorado legislature's first openly gay politician.

My name was even listed in the masthead under "Contributing Writers." I'm so proud!

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Blogger Lori Says:  

Very cool! I've wanted to write for the gay/lesbian mags too, but I was never sure they'd accept my work since I had no experience in the culture. Glad to see that's not the case!

 
 
Blogger Irreverent Freelancer Says:  

Always cool to get a byline! Congrats!

 
 
Blogger Harmony Says:  

Yay Katharine!! Congratulations.

 
 
Blogger Katharine Swan Says:  

Lori,

All you need is someone to take a chance on you -- and a willingness to become familiar with the culture. Good luck! :o)

Kathy,

Thank you!

Harmony,

Thanks -- and it's good to hear from you! Glad to see you're back!

 

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Katharine Swan is a full-time freelance writer with more than 5 years of professional writing experience. In addition to maintaining several personal blogs, she writes a variety of online marketing materials for clients, including company blogs, articles, and press releases. In her free time, she spends time with her horse, reads, and writes fiction.

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