Debbie L. Miller
HUMOR WRITER & INDEPENDENT WRITING PROFESSIONAL
Brooklyn, New York
As an independent writing professional, I create content that informs and educates, on aging, health and wellness, safety, and corporate governance.
* print and online feature and news articles
* Web content
* plays and monologues
* short fiction
* personal essays.
I won the 2017 Mona Schreiber Prize for Humorous Fiction and Nonfiction. I'm a lifetime member of The Dramatists Guild of America.
My article "What Are the Alternatives to Knee Replacement?" was nominated for a 2020 MORE (Media Orthopaedic Reporting Excellence) Award, "given to reporters and journalists who accurately report on healthy behaviors, high-quality care, and prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal issues or injuries," according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery.
I've written more than 150 articles for Live Well, NextAvenue.org, Corporate Secretary, IR Magazine, GEICO Direct, Your AAA, CostoCo Connection, Unique Opportunities: The Physician's Resource, POZ Latino, Family Safety & Health, Safedriver, Safeworker, Every Second Counts, Today's Supervisor, Disease Management, CATS Magazine, The International Centre for Women Playwrights, The Knoxville News-Sentinel, Practice Link, and The Alzheimer's Association.
I'm an independent writing professional. As a freelance journalist, I write nonfiction articles and Web content. I'm an award-winning humor writer with a background in stand-up comedy, theater, and improvisation I write essays, plays, monologues, and short stories and I've taught English as a Second Language.