Dennis McCloskey - Freelance Writer and Editor

Dennis McCloskey

Dennis McCloskey - Writer Editor


Name: Dennis Joseph Paul McCloskey
Education: Bachelor of Applied Arts, Journalism, Ryerson University
Residence: Grimsby, Ontario, Canada
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Professional Writing Experience:

  • Freelance writer and editor 1980 to present.
  • Corporate Journalist 1971 - 2009.
  • Author of eight books and editor of non-fiction book by Armand De Clercq, Son of a Brewer.
  • Several hundred freelance articles published in over 65 consumer, trade and corporate magazines and daily newspapers in Canada, the U.S. and Europe.
  • Former food and beverage columnist for a Toronto daily newspaper.
  • Former contract editor of The Beer Store's corporate magazine, Canadian General Electric corporate magazine, international insurance company's corporate and employee magazines.

Books published:


My Favorite American
God's Jesters
And Now, A Word From A Freelance Writer
Mug Shots
Side Splitters
365 Beertime Stories

Young Adult Fiction:

Manure On My Skates

Editor, non-fiction:

Son of a Brewer


  • Ryerson Journalism Alumni Association
  • Toronto Freelance Editors and Writers (TFEW)
  • Worldwide Freelance Writer
  • LinkedIn



Dennis McCloskey - Writer Editor