Writing Samples: Books


I’ve written several books and a Master’s thesis and also edited PhD theses. The samples below, though, are books that I’ve written and sell under Lori Wolf-Heffner. If you’re looking for a ghostwriter or writing coach, I can help, whether it’s your first novel that you’re trying to write, a memoir, a short ebook, or any other long-form project. Contact me to discuss your project!

Postcards in a Closet

Katharina Wolf was born in a small town in Hungary in 1901. In 1914, the Great War broke out. In 1919, her hometown became part of Romania. In 1921, she became pregnant with her first child. What did she worry about? What did she want for her child? Using postcards Katharina wrote years later, discussions […]

Between Worlds: An Example of Creative Writing

Creative writing helps me keep my copywriting focused on storytelling. (And copywriting helps me keep my creative writing succinct.) I write novels to keep me on my creative path and practice storytelling to its fullest. This series of novels takes place in real locations, and half of each novel is historical fiction, which requires a […]

Companies I’ve Helped

Lori Straus has written for FleetCarma.
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