Barbara J Starmans

In my previous lives, I was a stay at home mother, a school bus driver and an electromechanical engineering technician specializing in hydraulics and power transmissions. In addition, I’ve had minor life episodes in purchasing, sales, teaching, accounting, web design, and social history research. I currently work as an IT professional in system analysis.

And everyday, I write.

  • Professional presentation
  • Always meets deadlines
  • Awesome content and style
  • Technical writing geared to the audience

 

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History 80%
Genealogy 86%
Technology 90%
My First Novel 55%

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Barbara J Starmans
Barbara J StarmansFreelance Writer

Some of my highlights

What do I Write?
I write emails, often rearranging the words in my replies as if my response to a one-line question was a literary work.

I write exacting, precise words to instruct others how to perform a task. I write product descriptions, website reviews, book recommendations, web copy, and case studies. I write magazine articles on topics like genealogy, history and technology in an attempt to entertain and inform. I write blog posts about my passions and my dreams. I write help text, technical manuals, abstracts, specifications, and procedures.

  • Articles and Copy
  • Creative Non-fiction
  • Technical Manuals
The Greatest Accomplishment
My Work Process
Off Topic Favorite Things to Do

Here’s The Good Stuff. Some of My Best Work Is Featured Below.

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Apps for Family Historians

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Create a Bespoke Family History Map

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The Great Faces of Family History

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Married to the Army

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How to Use Dade Registers

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Know Your Way Around Discovery