Odum is a freelance writer/journalist/editor with more than 20 years of experience in the profession. She has worked as managing editor of a local newspaper, as communications writer with several nonprofits, and as staff writer/copywriter/editor with publishing and marketing firms. Currently, she has an array of long-term clients that include book authors, a green university, nonprofits, and several Internet marketing agencies. Her main areas of expertise are SEO, web content, real estate, gardening, travel, e-Books, hospitality/hotels, environment, climate change, agriculture, journalism, Internet marketing, genealogy, health, nutrition and lifestyle. Ms. Odum has been published in USA Today, San Francisco Chronicle, Trails, eHow, GardenGuides, LovetoKnow, local newspapers, and other media.