client and reader comments
Web Site Compliments
You give me this sense of a place and life. When I read your writing, it is like I am there. -- K.E.
Your report on the Dalail Lama's teachings is very inspirational. -- L.K.
You're finding the deep messages of Mother India. -- T.D.
I read your material and I'm transported there. -- A.C.
These updates are awesome. -- A.S.
Cannot tell you how much I'm enjoying your essays. -- M.C.
Article, Play, and Story Compliments
You are truly a wordsmith who turns words into art. --Penny Briscoe, editor, Encore magazine
Your mastery with words is a wonderful asset. --Ron Dundon, Encore magazine
Your orientation is aligned with what we are doing for our citizens in SW Michigan. Synchronicity. --Marianne Orr, publisher, Southwest Michigan Wellness Directory
I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart for the beautiful article. It is by far the best article ever written about our organization. --Kathy Murphy, Iraqi Health Now
Your concise information and colorful portrayal of citizens with fine goals to help others is so uplifting. I appreciate your well-researched stories about local people doing extraordinary work on behalf of victims of circumstances beyond their control. --Karen C.
Attended (radio drama) "A Not So Quiet Time in the Wild West" last night and really enjoyed it. Good job!
The article looks great! ... My boss told me, ... "The fellow who wrote it really knew what he was doing."
I love your book (Brain Tumor). I'm almost done!
I am enjoying your book (Brain Tumor), and it is stirring some memories in me.--Sherri D.
I finished your Brain Tumor book and really liked it. You have given a gift that can help folks understand more about tumors with the life lesson benefit added. --M.O.
This (Brain Tumor) is a good book for patients and their families and significant others. —M. W.
Thanks for writing such a wonderful book (Peace, Justice, Care of Earth). --Mimi R.
Your book (Peace, Justice, Care of Earth) has been hard to set down; so much good learning material there. --Gretchen G.
Coaching and Editing Compliments
(the names of authors with work in process are not mentioned to honor the confidentiality of their intellectual property)
We gratefully acknowledge Robert Weir and Nancy Peske, who proved overwhelmingly successful in meeting the challenge of melding two seemingly disparate voices into a cohesive whole. --David Perlmutter and Alberto Villoldo in the Acknowledgements of Power Up Your Brain (Hay House, 2011)
The spirit of this book would not have been fully realized without the superior editing skills of Robert Weir. We have come to see word craft as a performance art and honor Robert for the maestro he is. We are also thankful that he maintained the patience of Job and a sense of humor for all those times we tested him. --Bruce Lipton and Steve Bhaerman in the Acknowledgments of Spontaneous Evolution (Hay House, 2009)
I appreciate the commentary you gave me on the writings so far and particularly the encouragement to continue. --Marie Stoline, author of The Fire and The Gold
You are awesome. This was a challenge and you stepped up well beyond what anyone could have expected. --An internationally known expert whose book will be released by a major publishing company in early 2011
I cannot tell you what a miracle I consider this to be. I can envision a finished product, and I can understand what the process will be in between now and then. Thank you for sharing the journey and removing some time from that process. I take inventory of all the blessings in my life, among which are you and your joyous, adventurous, inspiring spirit. --An emerging author with a book in process.
You are excellent at what you do, not only with the editing but your expertise and terrific coaching. --An emerging author with a book in process
I want to thank you for your support during the editing process. You made it easy and enjoyable. Additionally, I know I can trust your professionalism. --An emerging author with a book in process
Many thanks for your excellent editing which I do not get tired to admire every time. --An international client who writes English as a second language
Robert's editing is incredibly painstaking and accurate. --An English-speaking colleague of the international client
Speech and Presentation Compliments
You had people crying! You were very effective, very persuasive. You caught their attention and you held it. --L. Kinch, Unity Church
Thank you for gifting our congregation with your wisdom and love this last Sunday. Many have shared with me how they appreciated your message. -- Rev. Peggy Konkel, Unity of Blue Water Church
Your message was very insightful as to what the world is facing. --Friends of the St. Clair (Michigan) Library
Thanks for being part of the closing ceremoney. I loved your story. I appreciate your ongoing work for peace and social justice. --L. Chabot, Season for Nonviolence
Thank you for your presentation -- thought provoking, as always! --Allan McKeown, Unitarian Fellowship
Your inspiring message indeed planted seeds that are germinating into something beautiful! --E. Soltis
Know that what you shared with our group, Humanity's Team, was not just for us. Your message has helped millions of people all over the globe realize how special they are. --Tyler D. Clements (in regard to presentation on brain injuries in conjunction with Kim Conrad who had experienced a closed-head injury)
Bob is a delightful, animated speaker whose enthusiasm energized the audience. --Lyn Bleyer, Kalamazoo Sail and Power Squadron