Persuasive and Powerful Direct Response Writing

I am a passionate freelance writer that thrives on telling your story. Whether you have a
business to promote, a trip to share, a passion to reveal, or an idea to communicate, let me
voice your story to the world.

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My writing draws your target market closer to you and your services, compelling them to take action. As a direct response copywriter, I write for a variety of target audiences including but not limited to travel, adventure, food, alternative medicine, nonprofits, and businesses. Read more

Travel & Adventures

I have traveled in the states and abroad. When it comes to travel and adventures, I provide highly effective captivating copywriting. I bring the audience with me whether it’s your story or mine. Readers don’t just hear about an adventure, they participate in it.

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Food, wine, and spirits bring people together. My expertise, collected over many years, originates from culinary school, catering, and hosting “Supper Clubs” before they were trendy. Take a moment to luxuriate in the aromas and tastes of food and drink described in my stories.

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My heart goes out to people in need whether it’s physical, emotional, or spiritual. After founding an international children’s nonprofit, I understand the importance of convincing others to get involved, motivating me to produce practical and empathetic copy.

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Alternative Medicine

I have discovered great benefit from alternative medicine without negating the value of Western
medicine. I am eager to write about the physical, emotional, and spiritual healing properties of
naturopathy, reflexology, massage therapy, yoga, and acupuncture.

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I look forward to learning about your business, customers, and goals. With a degree in marketing and management, I write unique and relevant copy that is not only engaging, forceful, and focused but also that inspires your readers to react and take action.

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People Are Talking
Sue Piper — Publisher, Columbia River Reader
Tracy wrote an excellent piece on Tapas Hopping for Columbia River Reader's holiday issue. She was very professional in her approach, from the initial inquiry to the final editing and was flexible, enthusiastic, and very collaborative through the process.
Victor Kazembe Kawanga, Director
CJC Import and Export
I would like to take an opportunity to offer a formal recommendation for Tracy Beard, President of A Touch of Hope. I have known Tracy as an excellent communicator, researcher and practitioner. Tracy, apart from being creatively gifted, has an incredible initiative and a strong dedication to work, with strong interpersonal skills. I have had the opportunity to work with her not only in the USA but in Africa, Zambia, in particular where she is spearheading community projects. Read More 
Vladamir Sidorenko — Business Manager – Gearheart
It was a pleasure working with Tracy. She understood the requirements (that were tricky) correctly and prepared a well-written article. Would definitely recommend.
Carolyn V. Hamilton, Editor
Adventuress Travel Magazine
Tracy's writing captures her audience. Readers can visualize themselves in the scene of each story whether serious and introspective or adventurous and comical. Tracy is professional and a pleasure to work with. She is creative, organized, and timely. She brings stories to life.
Billi Jean Taubert - A Soothing Touch Massage & Treatment
I came to Tracy because I had no significant online presence. As a massage therapist, I spend all my time with clients. I have no time to promote my practice outside of client referrals. Tracy helped me by writing pertinent content for my LinkedIn Summary and persuasive material for my website landing page. To encourage business, she wrote a blog about sports massage and included my practice as a resource. Today I have an online presence, so new prospects can find me. Read More

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