Bill Cissna is a Kernersville, North Carolina-based writer and editor.
FREELANCE WRITING: I have written advertising, brochure, magazine and public relations copy since 1974. Today, I write on travel, people profiles and other subjects for a variety of publications and online.
EDITING: In the last few years, I have also edited and proofread several book-length projects for other writers. Contact me if you're interested in editing services on book-length projects.
Most recent: Short play "Communication Gap," now included in Smith & Kraus' Best Ten-Minute Plays: 2014, will be one of the 10-minute plays at Oswego (NY) High School Drama Club's May 7-8, 2015 production.
My backstage comedy play "Rehearsals" is now represented by Great Stage Publishing.
Short play "Singing a Different Tune" was in the Vince Mazza ONE/Act Play Festival, BrooklynONE Productions, Brooklyn, NY - November 7-9, 2014.
"Memory Lapse" was one of nine short plays read at"Get Your Fright On," Paper Lantern Theatre Company - Oct. 24 & 25, 2014 in Greensboro, NC.
A stage reading of "Reunions" was held at Central Library Auditorium, Winston-Salem (Monday, Aug. 25, 2014) and Mack & Mack, Greensboro (Tuesday, Aug. 26), with actors from across the Triad.
"Edmund's Ladies" was in Evening of Short Plays #30, February 6-9, 2014, Greensboro Cultural Center, Greensboro, N.C.
My book, Forsyth County, NC Place Names, is available at www.amazon.com in paperback or Kindle versions.
Short play "Crickets," one of 9 shows in Stage Fright #5, Greensboro Cultural Center, Oct. 31 - Nov. 3, 2013.
Our production of my full-length play All About Faith was done at the CTG Theatre in Greensboro, NC from August 8-11, 2013. Full details here.