Quill and Ink Freelance’s
Writer/Storyteller Erica Rucker
(and your secret weapon)
Erica Rucker is an award-winning professional freelance writer, editor, and storyteller. Born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky, Erica’s earliest memories are of telling stories to her family and promising that the next would be shorter than the first. They never were. Words have been a constant throughout her life, a gift she has shared with her four-year-old son who now tells her stories when he should be sleeping. An extremely flexible writer, Erica can adapt any style or tone to fit your needs.
Check out her resume below and ask about her client list.
Extensive experience with companies large and small. Disciplines span medical, technical and creative fields.
High impact Blog content
Sponsored content and articles
Website pages and content
Marketing Collateral and creative content
Technical Editing, etc.
If your company’s content needs a boost and you need articles, web copy, press releases, or other media solutions, Erica’s got your back but please handle with care–the quill is a mighty thing.
Contact Erica at 502-724-1845. If you are bold try clicking here.
University of Louisville
M.A. in English 2010
Creative Thesis: “Ai” A Western retelling of a Japanese folktale
B.A. in English 2003
Areas of Concentration: 19th Century Women’s Literature, Creative Writing, and African American Literature
PUBLICATIONS AND PAPERS
Column: Fun with Shrapnel
(Bi-Monthly) LEO Weekly 2013
Column: Me Vs. Music
(Monthly) LEO Weekly 2012
(Weekly) Foxy Digitalis 2008
(Monthly) Ptolemaic Terrascope 2007
Society of Professional Journalists Awards
(Editorial Writing and Educational Writing) 2016
LEO Weekly (print and online) 2008
Velocity (print and online) 2008
Spin Magazine (print and online) 2008
Harp Magazine (online) 2008
Wire Magazine (print and online) 2008
Kentucky Foundation for Women Art Meets Activism Grant 2005
Pan-Hellenic Academic Award, University of Louisville 2000
Media Relations, Public Relations, Policy Creation, Interdepartmental Communications, Employee Communication, Research, Sponsorships, Training and Meeting Facilitation, Photography, Creative Storytelling.
“Life shrinks or expands according to one’s courage.“-Anais Nin-