905-379-9443 joanne@wordsonpoint.ca

Insightful Writing Services


I’m Joanne

I am a writer and storyteller for hire.
I will work collaboratively with you to write and edit your story until it shines.


Your story is outstanding. It deserves to be told well.

Writing has always been a big part of who I am. After recently being let go due to company      re-structuring, I felt the time was now or never to make writing an even bigger part of my life.

Words on Point, Insightful Writing Services is the result.

I work with individuals and businesses to develop and write their story. Whether it be a personal memoir, web content for a business, blogs or advertorial copy, my process is the same. I collaborate with you to turn your ideas into your story.

This means we talk – a lot.

In the beginning I will ask you a lot of questions. It will seem like I am interviewing you. In fact, that is exactly what I am doing!
As the writing progresses, we will talk some more and work together to fine tune your story.

When the writing is done, I hope I have made your story shine.

How I can help you

We will start with your ideas. Then we will add my words to create content that informs and educates. Sometimes it will be inspirational and at others entertaining. We will work together to establish the mood and voice you desire.


  • Web content
  • Blogs
  • Web articles (long and short)
  • Newsletters
  • Speeches
  • Reviews
  • Copywriting


  • Developmental editing
  • Copy editing


  • Memoirs
  • Life chapters
  • Speeches
  • Letters


  • Topics developed in consultation with clients


  • Curriculum development
  • Lesson plans

Public Speaking

  • Topics developed in consultation with clients.

My story, your story and

eight promises

I have been writing for a long time.

Most recently, I worked for a daily newspaper and wrote curriculum-based programs for use in the classroom. Along with this came the associated marketing campaigns, web copy and promotional material.

The curriculum development skills arose from my work as a developmental editor and curriculum developer for various educational publishing companies and from my experience as a classroom teacher. But, I was writing long before that. 

Read on to find out more about me, my writing history and the commitments I make to my clients.

Promise 1

When I write your story, I promise to get the facts straight.

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Promise 2

When I write your story, I won’t lie and say all your ideas are great if they aren’t. I promise to work with you in an honest and open fashion to get your story right.

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Promise 3

When I write your story, we may face some unforeseen circumstances which cause us to re-think our plan. If that happens, I promise to use my agile mind and writing skills to come up with a “Plan B” that works for all of us.

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Promise 4

When I write your story, I promise to work co-operatively with you and any other team members to produce content that is as great as it can be.

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Promise 5

When I write your story, I promise to use a writing voice that that most effectively suits the content and your brand.

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Promise 6

When writing your story, I promise to be mindful of the words I choose and will edit, edit and edit again.

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Promise 7

When I write your story, we may face obstacles that impede completion of a project. I promise I will find a way to resolve the obstacles and see the project through to completion.

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Promise 8

When writing your story, I promise to not just hear your ideas. I will listen to them. Only in doing so can I hope to do your story justice.

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