Here are some of my selected "side" projects.
  • Author, Images of America: Tustin, published by Arcadia Publishing
  • "Smart Volunteering" article published by TechniScribe, the newsletter of the Orange County chapter of the Society for Technical Communication, as well as by the STC parent group's TieLines online publication and several other chapters in the USA
  • Co-author, Images of America: Early Santa Ana, book published by Arcadia Publishing
  • Author, Santa Ana in Vintage Postcards, book published by Arcadia Publishing (now in its 4th printing)
  • Co-author, Collector's Guide to Pocket Calculators, published by Wilson/Barnett Publishing
  • Co-author, Neighborhood Organization Starter Guide, published by Wilson/Barnett Publishing (now in its 2nd edition)
  • Editor and layout designer for the book, Santa Ana's Logan Barrio: Its History, Stories, and Families, published by the Santa Ana Historical Preservation Society
  • Publication leader for the book, Orange Crate Labels of Orange County, California, also published by the Santa Ana Historical Preservation Society
  • Publisher and publication designer for the 3rd, 4th, and 5th editions of the Guide to Hewlett Packard Handheld Calculators and Computers
  • "Creating Multimedia Presentations for Training" article originally published by TechniScribe, later reprinted by various STC newsletters in the USA and other countries, and selected by the parent STC organization for re-publication in their internationally-read Intercom magazine
  • "Creating a Video Web Seminars" article originally published by TechniScribe and later reprinted by various STC chapter newsletters in the USA, Canada, and the UK
  • Article on electronic calculators for Encyclopedia of 20th Century Technology published by Fitzroy-Dearborn (London)
  • Author, Santa Ana History Coloring Book (an English-Spanish language book for school-age children) which won a California State Historical Commission's Governor's Award
  • "Web Hosting Demystified" article published by TechniScribe
  • Project lead for "Orange County's Civil War Legacy" video
  • "Buck Rogers Arrives: Embracing the New Electronic Book Technology," article for California Technology and Texas Technology (and republished by various STC newsletters)
  • Articles on electronic calculators and Texas Instruments for Encyclopedia of Computers and Computer History published by Fitzroy-Dearborn (London)
  • Co-author, "Creating a Digital Video Team," article published by TechniScribe
  • "Designing Your Web Site for the Blind," article for Techniscribe, also re-published in 7 other STC publications in 4 countries
  • "The Mechanics of Becoming a Book Author," article for TechniScribe
  • Presenter at Region 8, STC Conference, Irvine, CA on topics included Creating a Digital Video Team and Designing Your Web Site for the Blind
  • Production team leader for Frederick Eley: Orange County Architect published by the Santa Ana Historical Preservation Society
  • Article on calculator history and collecting for Antique Trader magazine
  • Article on calculator history and collecting for Today's Collector magazine
  • Various articles for CityLine (a publication of the Santa Ana Chamber of Commerce)
  • Webmaster (volunteer) for www.SantaAnaHistory.com, www.CaliforniaHistorian.com, and www.TustinHistory.com