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Sheryl M. Merritt is a talented, multifaceted writer with experience in script writing, entertainment writing, corporate communications, ghost writing and creative writing. She provides her services independently as a freelance writer for BMI (Broadcast Music Inc.), writing scripts for both the Trailblazers of Gospel Awards (TV One, BET), the Urban(Icon) Awards and the R&B/Hip-Hop Awards. In this capacity, she performs research on BMI affiliates (songwriters, producers and artists), officers, and celebrity hosts to craft scripts that effectively express their tone and nuances and highlight their accomplishments. She is also a writer on radio and TV show properties of the legendary gospel recording artist, Dorinda Clark Cole, Serving Up Soul (Rejoice Radio Network) and Dorinda (TCT Network). A self-published author of two books, Dates With Jesus and Climbing Mountains, a training curriculum, Jesus Mark: Identifying Your Service Mark, she also contributes to newsletters, online magazines and blogs. Sheryl is a storyteller and ghostwriter, helping others bring their stories to life.  She writes bios for high-profile clients and was the profile writer for the 15th Edition of Who’s Who in Black Atlanta publication and copy editor for Rolling Out Magazine. As a writer, Sheryl is skilled in creatively constructing viable, engaging, entertaining, relatable and pertinent content with her words. Follow @SherylScribes

Entertainment Writing Experience


TV Content

Liner Notes/CD Content

Artist Interviews

Artist Intros

Radio/Ad Copy

Press Releases
Media Opportunity Pitches

Web Content


Copy Editing

Executive Communications

Strategic Plans

Marketing Plans

Corporate Identity Packages

Company Bios

Sponsorship Packages/Letters
Training Curriculum

Web Content

Company Mission Statements

Speaking Points

Ministry Campaigns

Non-Profit Support Appeals/Grants

Content Editing

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