Welcome to my portfolio.

Browse my work and:

  • Listen to me read a story
  • Read feature articles + published poems
  • View the "Poetry in Windows" project

Professional writer for non-profits and B2C for 15+ years

Wrote website + print copy as the Copywriter for 7 years at a small family-owned business

Writing awarded as Editors' Choice and nominated for Best of the Net 2013

Explore my writing, editing + more

- 15 years in the making - 

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Nominated for Best of the Net 2013 and selected as Editors' Choice, read and listen to Dawn Coutu's published poetry.

Social Media

Listen to the curated private playlist, featuring fan-favorite songs from live performances at the Capitol Center for the Arts. 

Created specifically for CCA volunteers to feel connected (and relive shared happy memories!) during the pandemic when the theaters were closed.

Poetry in Windows

Project executed from ideation to completion - with photos, too.


Take a moment to listen to this story.

Other video work includes Animoto, YouTube, Vimeo, and Facebook live feeds.

  • Creating 30-second to 1-minute About Us / eCommerce product videos. 
  • Organizing hundreds of videos by category (including tutorials), topic, interests, etc.

Copy School Member for 4 years and counting!

Dawn Coutu earned 4 Copyhackers badges for being a member of Copy School

Copywriter and copyeditor with an eye for design

People have been paying me to write, edit, and optimize / manage social media, for over 15 years. 

All while using the Voice of the Customer (VOC) to increase sales when writing both online and direct mail copy, educational blog articles, social media posts, and more.

She / Her / Hers


Hey! I'm Dawn, a professional published copywriter and editor with an eye for design.