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Writing

Let us create the clear, strategic copy that your project needs.

We write websites, features, articles, technical documents, and more.

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Content Management

Let us oversee some or all elements of your most time-consuming projects—websites, social media content, blogs, and more.
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Editing

We ensure that your project is perfectly polished and achieves its goals.

We can proofread, copy edit, or substantially edit your writing.

Content Strategy

We can help you plan, create, and implement a strategy so that your written content engages and excites.

ENGAGING WRITING. PRECISE EDITING.

POWERFUL CONTENT.

(And an enjoyable process. Promise.)

OUR CLIENTS

“I think of Grace as a greatly valued extension of my full-time editorial team. She’s a talented writer and editor who works diligently to understand organizational goals and stakeholder needs—and she uses this understanding to craft effective communications with diplomacy and professionalism. She is also just a pleasure to work with!”

Leslie Helmulth | Senior Editor, Harvard Division of Continuing Education 

“Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center worked with Grace Martin when we needed help preparing for a major anniversary. Grace delivered exactly what we were looking for. She has strong research skills and was more than willing to roll up her sleeves and help in whatever manner was necessary, including conducting lengthy research interviews. Her proactive approach and follow-up kept our project moving, and the results of her work were written in a clear and succinct style.” 

Jason Bouffard | Senior Manager, Marketing, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

“Grace Martin has become a valued member of our team throughout this process. She’s a great listener, understands the mindset of the varied “clients” on the project, is totally reliable, and follows her assignments through the last details. And, to top it all, she’s a pleasure to have as a member of the team.”

Patricia Kennedy | President, Patricia Kennedy Communications

“I am incredibly impressed with Grace’s ability to listen and interact with our staff in helping craft our stories. She makes the process very easy due to her organization skills. But even more so, she has a genuine interest in understanding what we are trying to communicate and who we’d like to reach.” 

Ryan Farias | Director of Marketing, SMMA

“Grace does a great job of connecting with, interviewing, and writing up stories about our global employees. She has written many newsletters, blogs, and articles that we share with our employees.

I appreciate her flexibility and willingness to reach out to employees around the world and work on short notice. She is always reliable and provides great writing. I have been working with her on a variety of writing needs since 2011 and it is a pleasure to work with her.”

Sue Casement | Corporate Communications, 3M 

“Grace takes the original idea and runs with it. She blends seamlessly and respectfully into the business culture while gathering the research voice of her audience. Everyone enjoys the process and experience, and she builds friends along the way. The final product is rich and dynamic.”

Jaime Greshowak | Employee Engagement and Development, 3M

“Grace stepped in and took on a major project with energy and passion, delivering a product that was on target with goals and objectives. She is a pleasure to work with, and I would not hesitate to work with her on any project where detail, accuracy, and out-of-the-box thinking are required.”

Debi Harman | Global Communications, 3M 

“Grace helped us establish mission critical leadership training curricula with her creative writing abilities. This content has seen great acceptance, as it is effective in driving positive changes in our business teams. Grace is energetic, astute, curious, and a pleasure to work with.”

Rick Koskinen | e-Learning, 3M

ABOUT US

Expertise for higher education, healthcare, science, and technical industries.

We write and perfect content for businesses, helping marketing, communications, and editorial teams achieve their goals (and meet their deadlines).

We take on complex projects, ensuring that they have the right words to succeed.

In other words, we help make your life easier.

OUR TEAM

Grace Myers Martin

Grace Myers Martin began her career as a freelance writer after graduating with a BA in English from the University of Notre Dame and an MA in Literatures from the University of York. In 2010 she founded Lexington Writing Firm & specializes in writing, editing, and managing content for corporate communications teams.

Grace has always loved spotting typos (a skill she learned from her mom), tweaking sentences, and the challenge of conveying complex ideas with clear, simple writing. She considers herself very lucky to do so for a living.

Lexington Writing Firm is named after the avenue in Saint Paul, Minnesota where she lived when she started the business and married her husband.

Catherine Myers

Catherine Myers joined Lexington Writing Firm in 2015. With a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame & an MS in Manufacturing Engineering from the University of St. Thomas, she has a broad knowledge of science & engineering.

She has extensive experience working in medical device quality assurance. She is an Exemplar Global QMS Auditor, an ASQ Quality Auditor, & an ASQ Quality Engineer.

Catherine currently specializes in writing & editing technical, scientific, & medical content. Catherine also oversees the Firm’s blog & social media outreach.

CONTACT US

LOCATION

We’re located in New York City and Naples, Florida, and do work for clients throughout the US.

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