Arlene loves to write. Her earliest memory of exercising her writing skills was as a preteen writing to her secret confidant inside a daily journal. While Face Forward, Move Forward is the first book published under her own name, Arlene has more than 30 years experience as a nonfiction and technical writer. Arlene advises clients who want to write nonfiction by helping develop themes and directing the writing process. She’s been a ghostwriter for a variety of markets and media including trade magazine articles, human-interest and inspirational stories, and numerous educational and marketing programs for non-profits. She helped write a multigenerational family history of Texas pioneers: The Morehead Family History. She has also written numerous articles and short stories about North Texas engineering innovators.