As Seen In: Writing, Editing, Speaking

Would you like to read samples of my work? Below are articles I’ve written for print and online publications. I’ve also included editing projects I’ve worked on and my speaking appearances.

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100 Things to Do in Washington DC Before You Die (2015)


Pay at the Pump, Flash Fiction Contest Winner


Washington, D.C. Travel Guide

Washington, D.C. Family Travel Guide

Washington D.C. For Luxury Lovers

Romantic Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C. on a Budget

Where to Eat in Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C. Food & Wine Guide

The Hottest Holidays Eats in Top Food Cities (Washington, D.C.)

Classic Eats in D.C.

Cheap Eats in D.C.

Where the Locals Eat in D.C.

Only in DC: CakeLove

Great Stops Along the Blue Ridge Parkway

Only in DC: Chocolate Monuments

Only in DC: Ben’s Chili Bowl

New And Notable: D.C.’s Bustling 14th Street Food Scene


10Best Things to Do in DC Before You Die

Must Love Wine: A Romantic Weekend in Reston

CitySights in D.C.: Tour the City from a Double-Decker Bus

D.C.’s Belgian Restaurant Brasserie Beck Recognized for Sustainability, Nutrition

Stay Classy at the Hotel Helix in Washington, D.C.

american/holiday Opens in Georgetown

Discover Atlantis During Your Short Stay in the Bahamas

One-Day Tour of Nassau: Your First-Time Visit

Nassau for Lovers

Family Fun for Your Bermuda Cruise

Romance in Bermuda: A Shore Excursion for Couples

Bermuda Cruise Excursion: Best Attractions and Things to Do

Eat. Pray. Fall in Love With Yogaville


Girlfriend Getaways: Let Your Travel Style Determine The Destination

Ladies-Only: Hotels With Floors Exclusively For Women

Reasons to Host a Birthday Party at a State Park

Your Next Weekend Getaway: 5 Simple Planning Tips

Farmers Markets: The Better Place to Eat While on Vacation

Crabs and Clams: Trip Tips for Mid-Atlantic Seafood Festivals

Maryland Life Magazine

Sadly, I cannot link to my Maryland Life articles. Just like the magazine, the website no longer exists. I’m happy to provide PDF samples where possible.

Her Mind Magazine

Capitol Adventures

Wellness for the Whole Woman

Education with a Smile

Consider the Alternatives: Physicians Combine Alternatives With Traditional Approaches

Frederick Gorilla

Fighting Cancer And Keeping It Local (advertorial)

Volunteerism is Part of Its Mantra (advertorial)

Improving the Lives of Seniors Throughout Frederick County (advertorial)

Frederick Magazine

Articles available by request.

Baltimore Style

A Toss Up (my very first published article!)

Washington Independent Review of Books

Bedtime Stories, April contributor

Harvest: Field Notes from a Far-Flung Pursuit of Real Food, book review

Anything That Moves: Renegade Chefs, Fearless Eaters, and the Making of a New American Food Culture, book review

Drive the District

Sips & Cinema at Early Mountain Vineyards

Cruising From Baltimore: Set Sail On Royal Caribbean’s Grandeur of the Seas

Traveling in Annapolis, Maryland, By Car and By Foot

Mom It Forward

New Mexico Travel Tips: White Sands National Monument Park

Trouble Sleeping? Put Your Legs Up the Wall

Arizona: A Mad Men Guide to Scottsdale, Arizona

Fitness: How Yoga Benefits the Busy Mom

Recipe: Allergy-Friendly Blueberry Muffins

Cookie Recipe: How to Make Cookie “Cake” Pops

Prime Parents Club

Watermelon Salsa Recipe

Low Sugar Banana Chocolate Nut Butter Popsicles

Traveling Mom

Allergy-Friendly Snacks For Your Next Road Trip

Allergy Kids

A Mother’s Love: I Was Determined


Tonight At Six *by Michael Olesker

Bashelorette Content Editor and Contributor

March 1939: Before the Madness — The Story of the First NCAA Basketball Tournament, book review

Speaking Appearances

Book Talk: Curious Iguana, Frederick, MD February 25, 2015 7 p.m.

Bay To Ocean Writers Conference: Blogging for Writers, February 28, 2015

Gaithersburg Book Festival 2014: Introduced author Beth Kanter and photographer Emily Goodstein

Midday with Dan Rodricks on WYPR: May 17, 2013, 1-2 p.m.

Frederick New Media & Technology Conference 2013: Social Strategies for Shoestring Budgets; WorkFlowy App presentation

Social Media Tourism Symposium 2012: Social Media on a Shoestring

MATRPA: September 2011 Conference and January 2013 Board Meeting

Shannon Morgan Speaker

(top left) On stage at the Social Media Tourism Symposium; (top right) Speaking at the Frederick New Media & Technology Conference; (bottom) On air at WYPR

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