I write for business and pleasure

I'm the president of CorporateHistory.net, which serves business clients with book writing, speechwriting, editing, and publishing services. I've authored The Clorox Company: 100 Years, 1000 Reasons and 11 other business anniversary books. My award-winning trade books include The Perilous Journey of the Donner Party. I lead writing workshops and coach aspiring authors. My roots in Italy and writing run deep; I really do resemble this 2,000-year-old fresco from Pompeii.

More about Marian

Marian Calabro

Spring 2015

Luna Stage, West Orange, NJ: My short play "The First Woman President" will be part of a Civic Playwriting showcase on April 21, 7 to 9 p.m. Free admission!

Private workshops, Montclair, NJ: Currently filled. Contact me to be waitlisted.

AWA Leaders Conference, May, Amherst, MA: Delighted to co-present "Paths to Publication." Not open to the public, but I'll post handouts on my blog. 

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Company Histories, Book Writing, Speechwriting, Editing and Publishing Services

Bio & Books

If it involves writing and editing, chances are I've done it.

Corporate Histories

A good company history brings a firm's personality to life.


One-on-one help. Get that project finished at last!

Speeches & Ghosting

Bring me your bare-bones theme, your pile of notes, your rough draft.

Writing Workshops

You don't have to be a professional writer to be full of stories.

Blog & Newsletter

Click here for creative writing exercises, news, and a bit of gab.


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