Freelance Writer, Communications Strategist, & Photographer

Dwelling simply in the Iowa countryside, helping business owners tell their story, and capturing the moments that unfold in front of my lens. 

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One of my teachers once scribbled a note that read, "Ana, you read to find adventure and you write to find your way home." That beautiful message has always stuck with me and acted as a foundation for my career as a writer. Of course, a perfectly composed message has the ability to  connect you with your audience...but it also has the power to help you find a piece of yourself in between the lines. Like any good copywriter, I'm well-versed in how to write words that sell. But it's in digging deeper and helping you discern your unique voice that I truly find meaning. Business is business and marketing is marketing, but when you tell your story in a soul-deep, authentic way...that's when people will listen. I would love to be that storyteller for you.

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"Ana is timely, professional, and a business cheerleader. She has a true heart for helping entrepreneurs connect to their audiences through the power of beautiful words."

If this were a brick and mortar store there would be coffee brewing, candles burning, and I'd give you a big hug at the door. 

Instead, my little online shop includes guides and resources ranging from copywriting and photography to lifestyle and faith.  I know you'll find something just for you within it's virtual walls. 

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Working with Ana gave me such peace of mind. I struggle with words and knew that she had my back and was the expert. Ultimately, she made my brand sound like me...but better! Ana was so encouraging & helpful, guiding me and my business in the right direction! She was prompt and so kind throughout the whole process, really getting to know me and my brand.

aly carroll: wedding photographer & stock shop owner

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01. ABOUT ANA

Seven Email Templates for Wedding Photographers.

5 Tried-and-True Tips for a Better About Page.

10 Instagram Caption Attention-Grabbers for Creatives & Small Biz Owners.

02. THE STORY

03. TOP RESOURCES

04. GIVING BACK

Hank  handpicked three of my most helpful resources from the library.

MY BUSINESS DOESN'T JUST SUPPORT ENTREPRENEURS

01. ABOUT ANA

04. GIVING BACK

03. TOP RESOURCES

02. THE STORY

Mary’s Meals provides life changing meals to some of the world’s poorest children every day they attend school.

The writing and design projects I take on are rooted in the idea that small businesses can make a positive impact on this world. That's why your trust in me funds a monthly contribution to Mary's Meals. Did you know? Around 64 million of the world’s hungriest children do not attend school because, in order to survive, they have to work or beg. Mary's Meals works to provide children one nutritious meal per day at a place of education and is a powerhouse of goodness in this world.

LET'S WORK TOGETHER

None of the above options fit your needs but you still need help with copywriting? Please reach out! I've written for a wide variety of business owners including farmers, luxury photographers, wedding planners, non-profit leaders, attorneys, and more. No project is too big or too small and I look forward to working with you.

FREELANCE PROJECTS

Need a little one-on-one guidance but not quite ready to invest in a full copywriting package? My one hour strategy calls are perfect for hashing out copy ideas, finding your brand voice, laying the groundwork for your communications strategy, and so much more! Strategy calls begin at $250 and are booked one month in advance.

STRATEGY CALLS

You've spent hours crafting copy that you're 95% sure is great, and yet you'd love a professional eye to read it through, make suggestions, and ensure that your message is truly getting across. From websites and emails to marketing PDFS and social media posts- I've got you covered! Editing packages begin at $40 per hour. 

EDITING

Launching a new product, course, or service is such an exciting event for your business! What many people don't realize is the amount of strategy, copy, and work that goes into managing it all successfully. I'm ready to jump on board and ensure your positioning and copy is as strong as possible. Custom launch packages begin at $1000, 

LAUNCH COPY

Email marketing has been on your radar, but you just don't have the capacity to consistently send out great content (let alone, grow your audience in the first place). With experience ranging from weekly newsletters to five-figure course launches, I'm ready to take the reigns.  Email marketing plans begin at $500 per month.

EMAIL MARKETING

These days, almost anyone can put together a pretty website and start marketing to their ideal clients. But the best (most profitable) websites? They house powerful words that engage customers, drive sales, and tell a story. Let's team up and make sure your website is working for you. Website copy packages begin at $500.

WEBSITE COPYWRITING

READY TO DIVE IN? CONTACT ANA TODAY!

"Working with Ana gave me such peace of mind. Ultimately, she made my brand sound like me...but better! She was prompt and so kind throughout the whole process."

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