Betsy specializes in legal and real estate blogs, medical features and content marketing of all kinds. She currently writes and edits legal blogs for law firms all over the United States and Canada. She also blogs about animal rescue, Louisiana culture and traditions and politics.
Betsy is a voracious reader with an extensive vocabulary that often stymies her Words With Friends opponents. She is an animal activist who advocates to get abandoned pets out of shelters and into loving homes. Her interests include the sciences, politics, travel and astrology. She has also been an active tarot reader for more than 30 years.
Betsy began her college career at West Liberty University when it was still known as West Liberty State College. She had three poems published in their literary magazine, Ampersand.
Betsy spent a semester at Loyola University of New Orleans studying journalism and was a staff writer for the Loyola Maroon. She also had a short story published in their literary magazine, Red Beans & Rice.
Betsy completed her college education at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, Louisiana, after taking some time off to work and rear her daughter. While there, she had an essay, "The Dichotomy of Hope and Despair in James Wright's 'Autumn Begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio,'" selected for publication in The Pick, a journal of outstanding student works from across the Southeastern Louisiana University curriculum.
Betsy writes and edits legal blogs for several content marketing platforms. Her topics include traffic infractions, family law, employment and workplace issues, criminal law and personal injury cases. The firms she blogs for are located all over the United States and Canada.
Betsy recently completed a dozen real estate blogs for a company focusing on New Orleans neighborhoods, 10 of which were deemed by the client to have exceeded their expectations. In addition to neighborhoods within the New Orleans Metro area, she is also familiar with the Northshore, River and Florida Parishes, the Capital area, Lafayette and Cajun country. To the east, she has a great deal of familiarity with the coastal communities from Mississippi to the Florida Panhandle.
Additionally, Betsy grew up in the Ohio Valley and her roots run deep in the communities along the Ohio River in western Pennsylvania, northern West Virginia and eastern Ohio. She is able to write knowledgeably about this area, as she makes frequent visits back to the town where she was raised.
Betsy O is under contract with a California social services agency and is responsible for all website copy, press releases and articles. She just wrapped up her 12th consecutive marketing campaign for the business and is eager to expand her nationwide business clientele.
Betsy has blogged for Occupy Democrats and has a passion for liberal politics and progressive platforms of candidates for state and national office. Locally, she is involved in grassroots efforts for the Democratic Party.
Betsy O is a lifelong animal lover and regularly volunteers at her local animal shelter. She also frequently donates her time and skills as copywriter and editor to rescue groups for online and print distribution, both locally in southeast Louisiana and nationally.
In the past, Betsy wrote and edited copy for Amtrak's Safe2Safer campaign and was responsible for the design and copy for their monthly company newsletters.
Betsy was a paid blogger for the Occupy Democrats site and blogged about the Affordable Care Act, equal rights for women and other progressive topics.