Published Writing Portfolio

Writing Portfolio
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Table of Contents

1. My Blogs and Websites
2. Art History
3. Alternative Health
4. Book Reviews
5. Career-related Themes
6. College Research Papers
7. Foreign Language Translations: Italian, Portuguese and Spanish to English
8. Health and Fitness
9. Interviews
10. International Soccer Journalism 
11. Letters to the Editor
12. Martial Arts and Chinese Healing Arts
13. Psychology
14. Sports Medicine
15. Technical Writing Presentations
16. Travel

1. My Blogs and Websites
  • World Football Commentaries: November 2006 to present. I am the publisher and editor for this site about international soccer that has reached readers in 189 countries.
  • The Soccer Translator: I was the publisher and translator from July 2008 to August 2015.
  • World Dragon Kenpo Slayer News: April 2007 to December 2010. I was the editor for this distance learning project about martial arts, self-defense techniques and alternative health therapies. 
  • Frederick Douglass Blog: World History Blogging Network. February 2007 to September 2007. I was the historical editor for this project.
  • Niccolò Machiavelli Blog: World History Blogging Network: August 2007 to September 2007. I was the historical editor for this project.
  • International Herald Tribune World Cup 2006 Fan Blog"The IHT invited soccer fans around the world to participate in a blog during the World Cup. About 15 readers were selected to send submissions until the final match on July 9." I contributed commentaries and a few translations during the 2006 FIFA World Cup.

2. Art History


3. Alternative Health


4. Book Reviews

Book Reviews
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Black Dog and Leventhal.


5. Career-related Themes

6. College Research Papers
  • Comparing Two Works of Fine Art by Auguste Renoir and Francisco de Goya: For an undergraduate course in the Humanities.
  • Differences between the Tokyo and New York Stock Exchanges: For a course in International Finance. 
  • How to Reduce the Threat of Terrorism: For a course in Human Resources Management.
  • To read the above three referenced works, please click here.
  • The Man Who Stopped a War with a Ball: For a course in Children's Literature.


7. Foreign Language Translations: Italian, Portuguese and Spanish to English
Please click here to view my translation portfolio.
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8. Health and Fitness

9. Interviews
Interviews
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  • Interview Portfolio: Alternative health therapies, career-related themes, international soccer, martial arts, psychology, and travel, respectively.

10. International Soccer Journalism 
  • The Soccer Translator
    The Soccer Translator.
    Founded in 2008.
    Photo credit: Clarin.










  • The Soccer Translator: July 2008 to August 2015. Italian, Portuguese and Spanish to English translations. 
  • Why Do Americans Call it Soccer? October 2007, Soccerlens. (Also republished at World Football Commentaries and The Soccer Translator.)
  • World Football Commentaries
    World Football Commentaries
    Founded in 2006.
    Photo credit: Triad Publications.
    This project has been online
    for 10 years.
    World Football Commentaries: November 2006 to present. News and commentaries about international soccer. This site was the successor to World Football which I began in 2000.


11. Letters to the Editor

12. Martial Arts and Chinese Healing Arts

World Dragon Kenpo Schools of Self-Defense (WDK), Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. This was an e-learning program for self-defense and Tai Chi. I was a contributing writer at WDK from December 2005 to December 2010 and became the editor of the newsletter in late 2007. (Some articles from this project are located in other sections of my writing portfolio.)



  • June 2009: I co-authored an e-book that documented the entire self-defense system.


    13. Psychology

    14. Sports Medicine

    15. Technical Writing Presentations
     
    The following topics were presented at annual software users conference seminars:


    16. Travel