Positively Write is a small, independent company dedicated to professional editorial work full time. Our only mission is to make your written work sound absolutely clear and superbly polished.

Donald Woodward

Donald has worked as an editor, copyeditor, bibliographer, and proofreader over the past 20 years for The Museum of Modern Art, New York University, McGraw-Hill, and other notable organizations. In addition, he has been an independent freelance editor for hundreds of scholars, helping professors and students craft their English papers, articles, dissertations, and books to express exactly what the authors wished to convey, properly, and with a clear style. Donald holds two master's degrees in Information Science and Art History.


In addition to her work at Positively Write, Nicole is an adjunct professor in the Department of Rhetoric and Language at the University of San Francisco, where she has taught critical writing and English for 18 years. She is the author of eight chapbooks and two full-length poetry collections, and co-editor of the interdisciplinary book titled Intersection: Sidewalks and Public Space (A'A Arts, 2008). Furthermore, she is the principal founder of, and co-publisher at Black Radish Books, which recently published the poetry anthology Kindergarde, the 2014 co-winner of the Johns Hopkins University Lion and Unicorn Award for Excellence in North American Poetry. Nicole holds both M.A. and M.F.A. degrees, in English and Writing, respectively.