Laurie Lamson

Laurie embodies a unique combination of self-motivation, professionalism, creativity, and soul.

As a highly versatile award-winning writer with a filmmaking background, Laurie is a big-picture thinker with a strong ability to collaborate and manage details for a variety of projects and mediums.

Top skills:

• Extensive experience consulting, editing, and proofreading copy for a wide range of clients.

• Research, write, polish text for any subject matter.

• Revise and tighten sentences for increased clarity and readability.  Intuitive sense of grammar.

• Filmmaking background provides deep understanding of writing for the screen, from PSAs and short educational scripts to feature screenplays.

• Creative adaptation of book to screen.

• Solution-oriented and learn from every experience.

Passion for empowering the creativity of others:

• Edited three writing exercise anthology books in the acclaimed  Now Write! series.

• Created and taught Creative Writing for Entrepreneurs workshop, hosted by LaunchSA.

• Hosted and moderated telecons for International Screenwriters Association for four years.

• Developed and taught creative writing workshops for at-risk teen girls through Free Arts for Abused Children.

Laurie with Danny Glover at the 2017 Pan African Film Festival