Laureen James

Technical Writer & Freelance Journalist

My professional technical writing services include: editing, content writing and proofreading for: manuals, Web sites, articles, proposals, newsletters, and marketing projects.
As a freelance journalist I specialize in the pet and equine industries. Occasionally, I write articles for general interest publications also.

I can be contacted at

Laureen James



Current Clients


-| Sweet Talk Stables |-| The Family Equestrian Facility |

Consulting and writing a six module series of training materials for client use. The materials associated with this project will help this business stay at the forefront of the...

Technical Writing / Editing


Home - MARYN International

While working as student employee for Maryn International I was part of a team to upgrade their ISO 9000:1994 to ISO 9000:2000. MARYN is an International,Lubricant Manufacturer...


Emco Waterworks - Waterworks Supplies & Water Management Products

I worked as a freelancer writing a business to business brochure. Emco Waterworks is the largest waterworks distributor in Canada, specializing in municipal water projects,...

Customer Brochure

EMCO - Waterworks

Industrial Waterworks Brochure

Country Club Pet Resort

Employee Manual

Technical Writing Freelance Assignment. I did a complete overhaul of their employee policy and procedure manual. The new manual is full-color, includes photos, is easy to...

Calgary-based Engineering Company

Drafting Manual - Oil & Gas

Risk Management - Manual - Oil & Gas Engineering. I worked on writing new portions of the draftsman manual and also rewrote sections of existing manuals as a freelance...



I was hired as a freelance writer on a subcontract to write the textual elements for a new brochure.

Alberta Rescue Foundation

Animal Rescue Foundation

I made editing suggestions after reviewing the online newsletter, hardcopy newsletter and Web site. They were very pleased with the end result. They revamped their online...

Advertising and Marketing Writing Samples


Alberta Country

A Great Partnership

Two experts impart their advice for developing a sucessful relationship with your horse trainer

Horses All

Welcome to: Stoddart Creek Stables, Springbank

Our Place - A Horses All Feature Dedicated To Equestrian Stables Throughout Western Canada

The Chestermere Anchor

Battle of the Breeds

This was one of my first journalism stories I was hired as a guest columnist. Team Shetland ties for tenth place with Teams Canadian Horse and Trakehner at Spruce Meadows

Chestermere Anchor

A Chance Worth Taking

Sweet Chance and her brend new foal at the 118 Ranch

Chestermere Anchor

Go Ahead, Throw a Little Dirt

Getting expert advice on teaching your horse the sliding stop

Chestermere Anchor

Horsin Around For a Good Cause

Charity event raises thousands of dollars for Children's Hospital