I help small & mid-sized organizations communicate. Tell your story better to get more engagement.

Digital Media Projects I've Completed for small to mid-sized organizations and nonprofits

...and I write stories!

An indie author. Short novels, brief chapters, captivating stories. Young adult and new adult fiction. Suspense. Sometimes historical fiction. I depict adventure in real places with authentic people and a depth of intimacy you can feel. Read online...!

Jamie Lewis Hedges @aNovelEcho is a writer of historical fiction, suspense, memoir and digital strategist for nonprofit organizations.

I'm Jamie Lewis Hedges

I'm a wanderer and writer. For 20 years I’ve mentored others in culture, ecology, and outdoor living. I lead groups in remote areas of the US and Sub-Saharan Africa. My story includes jungles and mountains, cliffs and caves. I've lived in Florida, Arizona, Arkansas, a cabin in the Pacific Northwest mountains, and a mud hut in Kenya. Currently, I live with my family in Grand Rapids, Michigan. There's a few stories I can tell.

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  • Things to do in Washington DC include the National Mall and Theodore Roosevelt Island.A Teddy in the Capital…
    All eyes are on our nation’s capital these days. It’s one of the places to visit in USA. I’ve been twice now. Last May we were looking for things to do in Washington DC. With only one full day and traveling with kids, we went to the National Mall. Politics be damned, it’s inspiring to visit The Hill. What most impressed me, in the face of all […]
  • First 100 Days of President Trump Nature EnvironmentA Year Trump’s Nature
    On Earth Day last Saturday, Secretary of Energy Rick Perry, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, and Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke collaborated on a guest column in the Waco Tribune-Herald (click & read). In it the wrote that “Since January, the Trump administration has been fighting to grow jobs while protecting the air we breathe, the water we drink […]
  • What does Hermione Granger teach us about the Adventure of Love?Hermione Granger and a Misadventure in Love
    It was Valentine’s Day 2014 that J. K. Rowling threw love under the bus. It was an interview with the author of the Harry Potter series. She said that she regretted putting Ron Weasley together with Hermione Granger! Ron wouldn’t have made Hermione happy; they would have needed counseling. “…if I’m absolutely honest, distance has given me perspective on that.” What […]