James swan

Content creation, corporate storytelling, ghostwriting, and editing services.

After years in the luxury design industry my work as a writer began in 2011 with the publication of my first book.

Today I'm full-time freelance writer  focused on premium spaces.  

-I’ve developed content for over 600 interview based podcast episodes. 

-I’m comfortable in the architecture, design, fashion, retail and travel verticals having created detail pages, product descriptions, email subject lines, sales sheets and brand decks as well as editorial content for print and digital portals. 

-Winner of the America Book Sellers Award for “101 Things I Hate About Your House” (HCI) 

-I’ve written digital content for the “Trends & Shopping” column in House & Garden magazine as well as the online real estate site Curbed.com. and crafted unique content for Hudson, HSN, Lucky Brand Jeans, Deloitte’s Greenhouse Publishing, Currey & Company, Theodore Alexander and Donghi.


Explore my portfolio at https://is.gd/BNYKR6 

One size doesn't fit all

Stop fitting in. Start standing out.

“That is the one unforgivable sin in any society. Be different and be damned!” 

Margaret Mitchell


 “We are sun and moon, dear friend; we are sea and land. It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is: each the other's opposite and complement.”  Hermann Hesse


 “When a man is one of a kind, he will be lonely wherever he is.” Louis L'Amour