Jeff Simons is a former Associated Press reporter with more than 30 years experience as a journalist and technical report writer. In addition to his professional writing experience, Jeff is an Associate Adjunct Professor with the University of Maryland’s distance education program.
Over the past three decades Jeff has published articles on a broad range of topics including environmental engineering, music, art, film, travel, crime, poverty, and politics. In addition, Jeff also co-wrote several high school textbooks during his tenure as a content editor with an Ohio educational publishing company. As a journalist and professor, Jeff has lived and worked in Japan, Okinawa, South Korea, and throughout the United States. Much of his travel writing has been inspired by his adventures in the U.S. Southwest and Central and South America.
Jeff lives with his wife Amanda and their beloved dog Ellie in Yellow Springs, Ohio.
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Whitney Hopler wrote a new post, Well-Being with Whitney: Take Stress Out of Your Holiday Schedule, on the site Whitney Hopler 22 hours, 44 minutes ago
Christmas is my favorite holiday, so for years I tried to pack all the Christmas activities I possibly could into my holiday schedule to enjoy as much Christmas season fun as possible. But that approach to holiday […]
Ginny Ruths wrote a new post, Why Commas Are Like Shrimp (It Isn’t Just the Shape), on the site Ginny Ruths, Touchstone Publications 6 days, 3 hours ago
Doesn’t it sometimes seem as though punctuation was only designed to befuddle us and give English teachers an excuse to mark down papers? Sure, punctuation has its place, but the so-called rules can be obscure a […]
Diana DeSpain Schramer wrote a new post, Freedom of Speech: Right, Responsibility, and Respect, on the site Diana DeSpain Schramer 1 week ago
This month, on November 8, the most contentious political campaign, certainly in my lifetime, came to an end. However, the rhetoric of hate incited during the campaign remains, and has even increased, in its […]
Whitney Hopler wrote a new post, Well-Being with Whitney: Napping Away Holiday Stress?, on the site Whitney Hopler 1 week ago
The “napping pod” swung gently back and forth while the person inside slept in darkness (wearing a sleep mask over his eyes) and quiet (thanks to noise-canceling earphones). Although the pod looked like a giant […]
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Whitney Hopler wrote a new post, Well-Being with Whitney: Your Holiday Stress Detox Prescription — Patience, on the site Whitney Hopler 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Warm mineral waters from a mountain spring in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia swirled around my husband Russ and me during a recent visit to the place that George Washington helped make famous as a stress relief […]