Heather Wright

Biography

Heather Wright is a busy freelance writer, currently teaching business communication skills at Conestoga College. Her freelance work has been published by local and national publications and on the web.
Heather writes for three audiences: 1) business people looking for tips to help them become better communicators in print and in person, 2) writers of all ages, and 3) teachers of English and Language Arts.
Heather worked for many years in companies, both local and global in scope, and now runs her own freelance writing business. Through these experiences, she developed her own communications skill set that she now shares in her Better Business Communications books and with her students, in the classroom, as well as, in the workplace.
Heather's stories for children and teens have been published in Kayak: Canada's History Magazine for Teens and by Carmel Tree Publishing. Heather enjoys presenting writing workshops for writers of all ages, and has done many over the years through her associations with the Canadian Authors' Association and the Professional Writers' Association of Canada. She is the author of 201 Writing Prompts, Writing Fiction: A Hands-On Guide for Teens, Writing Fiction: A Guide for Pre-Teens, as well as fiction for teen and pre-teen readers. http://wrightingwords.wordpress.com
Heather has received three Writer's Reserve grants from the Ontario Arts Council for ongoing work on books for teens.

Where to find Heather Wright online


Books

Writing Prompts & More--Ideas to Spark Creativity and End Writer's Block
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A sequel to 201 Writing Prompts, Writing Prompts and More offers writing prompts plus lots of other routes to creativity and getting your words on the page. Four chapters of the book hold 100 new writing prompts and the remaining seven chapters invite you to explore multiple ways into stories or give you ideas to help break through writer’s block.
A Quick Guide to Better Presentations
Price: $3.47 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / meetings & presentations, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
This book is your quick guide to better presentations.If you’re going to apply the KISS principle (Keep It Short and Simple) to any form of business communication, your presentation is the one to pick. The strategies in this book will help you make a good impression and avoid boring your audience--and give you a pattern to follow that will make you a sought after presenter.
A Quick Guide to Writing Better Emails
Price: $3.47 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
This book is your quick guide to writing better emails. Ten short chapters outline the strategies you need for writing emails that get the responses you want and mark you as a professional. Successful business correspondence depends on quick response times. Learn to write better, faster and with more confidence with this handy guide to better business communication.
A Quick Guide to Better Telephone Skills
Price: $1.47 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Customer relations, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
This book is your quick guide to telephone skills. In five short lessons, you’ll have the skills you need to be the best ambassador you can be for your own company or for your employer’s through your ability to communicate over the phone. The five quick steps in this book will help you refine your telephone skills to your benefit and to your company’s.
The Dragon's Revenge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,030. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Following the events of The Dragon's Pearl, ZiChan is settling into a peaceful life with YuQuan at the palace. His peace doesn't last long. The emperor is mysteriously ill, the future of the dragon's kingdom is threatened, and the only person who can save both is ZiChan. A treacherous journey stands between him and the goal he must achieve.
The Dragon's Pearl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
The Dragon's Pearl: A fantasy adventure for middle readers ZiChan meets a dragon, SuiTien, who has been captured by the the village hunters. The evil sorcerer, DaiMoSun, has stolen the dragon's special pearl and plans to use its power to destroy the Emperor. ZiChan leaves village life behind, and he and SuiTien race against time, evil dragons, and an army to save the pearl and the empire.
201 Writing Prompts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
201 Writing Prompts is a fun and challenging collection of writing starters designed to spark your creativity and end writer's block.

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