About The Writer
Douglas McCoy is a 32-year-old husband, father to three great children, brother, writer, explorer, and lover of life. He is a lifelong and proud resident of Stroudsburg, PA where his family has lived for generations. In 2003 he graduated from Stroudsburg High School and went on to get a Professional Writing Degree from Kutztown University in 2008. Some of his favorite writing topics are: family life, traveling, sports, technology, current events and politics, as well as anything that can inspire or captivate him. He is currently working full time as the Systems Liaison for Lehigh Valley Hospital – Pocono but is working towards writing full time.
About My Writing
Writing is a tool that can engage, inform, and entertain. When you read you should be captivated and inspired to do more, want more, or be more. Reaching the conclusion should be a pleasure and not a chore. This is what good writing can bring to your audience and what I look to deliver every time that I write.
In a world flooded with bulk content breaking through that noise can be difficult. Good writing is more than a captivating headline and people are looking for real content now more than ever. As a writer it is important to understand your audience. It’s not simply writing to your audience, or pandering to what you think your audience wants to hear, it’s trying to fully understand them. You need to do your research and care about the topic even if it’s new to you. A true connection with the reader is important and fulfilling.
My blog will be updated weekly with new topics of interest to me and I will be updating my portfolio frequently to show examples of my work. Please comment appropriately with your opinions or thoughts — I would love to read them. You can also contact me directly via email, LinkedIn, or social media accounts, which are all listed here.