Ruth has worked as a freelance writer for newspapers, specifically The Advocate of Baton Rouge, which has bureaus across the Louisiana, including south Louisiana where she lives. The Advocate recently incorporated the New Orleans Times-Picayune into its company.
Ruth's stories with The Advocate have mostly included features -- human interest stories. However, she has also completed general news assignments. While she has not focused on one area, Ruth has the experience to write on many topics because of her strength and expertise as an award-winning journalist.
Her historical and creative writing backgrounds enable her to explore various forms of writing, which are best suited for the client. She has the flexibility to meet the needs of various clients because she has been trained as a journalist, and also has experience in other fields of writing.
She has estimated the number of paid projects, but most likely, the figure is higher.