A portfolio of books, articles, research, literary projects and advisory work.


Story Terrace. London, UK (2021 to present). Ghostwriter for privately commissioned biographies. Non-disclosure policy applied to protect client confidentiality. https://storyterrace.com

Sheridan Hill / Real Life Stories, LLC, North Carolina, USA (2020 to 2023). Ghostwriter for privately commissioned biographies. Non-disclosure policy applied to protect client confidentiality. https://realifestories.com

Po’ Monkey’s and the Conjure Man: Reflections, Histories and Fading Traditions of the African American South (2023 work in progress). Pub. A Nickel And A Nail Books. Leeds, UK.

A Dangerous Game (2023). A second volume collaboration as ghostwriter for Geraint Williams, exploring his commercial diving career and reflections on the physical dangers of working in the profession. Pub. A Nickel And A Nail Books. Leeds, UK.

A Balanced Diet (2023 in press). Part of the My Wellness Library book series. Pub. Worth Press Limited. Bath, UK. ISBN 978-1-84931-189-2

Food, Digestion and Nutrition (2023). Part of the Body Science series. Pub. Worth Press Limited. Bath, UK. ISBN 978-1-84931-199. Available at https://www.todostuslibros.com/libros/food-digestion-and-nutrition_978-1-84931-199-1

Aberffraw Beach to a Career at Sea (2023) Autobiography collaboration as ghostwriter for Geraint Williams, documenting his life story from childhood days in a small North Wales coastal idyll, to a life-long career in commercial saturation diving across the globe and related entrepreneurship (client permission for citation obtained).

Memories: A Guyanese Story (2023) Autobiography collaboration as ghostwriter for Patsy Darson, exploring the story of one woman’s dreams and a journey towards emotional, physical and psychological growth (client permission for citation obtained).

A Brimington Lad (2022) Autobiography collaboration as ghostwriter for Ron Brien, former Chief Design Engineer for Rolls-Royce (client permission for citation obtained).

Academic Silencing and Mobbing: A Personal Experience During the COVID-19 Pandemic (2021) Book collaboration as ghostwriter for Associate Professor Taulant Muka, clinical epidemiologist (client permission for citation obtained).

The Tempests: A Carolina Soul Story (2019) Biography of an R&B band from Charlotte, North Carolina https://a-nickel-and-a-nail.myshopify.com/products/the-tempests-a-carolina-soul-story-e-mark-windle?_pos=7&_sid=709fef697&_ss=r

House of Broken Hearts (2018) Exploration of the alternative soul music industry in 1960s Nashville and a biographical collection of recording artists https://a-nickel-and-a-nail.myshopify.com/products/house-of-broken-hearts-e-mark-windle-black-and-white-version?_pos=6&_sid=709fef697&_ss=r

Windle, E. Mark (2016) Burns: Non-ventilated scald injury in an elderly patient. In: Lawrence, J., Douglas, P., Gandy, J. Dietetic and Nutrition Case Studies (1st Edition). West Sussex UK: British Dietetic Association / Wiley Blackwell, pp. 167-169.

Rhythm Message (2015) Biographical collection of recording artists from the southern states https://www.blurb.co.uk/b/5977276-rhythm-message-black-and-white-version

Soul Reflections (2014) An illustrated book presenting aesthetic aspects of soul music picture cover 45s from across the globe https://www.blurb.co.uk/b/5573053-soul-reflections

Windle, E. Mark (2014) Burn Injury. In: The Manual of Dietetic Practice (5th Edition). West Sussex UK: British Dietetic Association / Wiley Blackwell, pp. 898-904.

It’s Better To Cry (2013) Biographical collection of soul and beach music recording artists from the south eastern states https://a-nickel-and-a-nail.myshopify.com/products/copy-of-its-better-to-cry-colour-version-e-mark-windle?_pos=1&_sid=709fef697&_ss=r


“Gaza and the Innocent Casualties of War: From Food Insecurity to Man-Made Famine.” (November 2023). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/11/18/gaza-and-the-innocent-casualties-of-war-from-food-insecurity-to-man-made-famine/

“The Embers (Title to be disclosed on launch of BMR 1018).” Liner notes; historical research and biography compilation for vinyl record release by Big Man Records (Scheduled release early 2024).

“Holding on to the Past. The Challenge of Preserving and Accessing Soul Music History in the Written Word.” (November 2023). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/11/10/holding-on-to-the-past-the-challenge-of-preserving-and-accessing-soul-music-history-in-the-written-word/

“The Embers: Crazy ‘Bout You Baby b/w Aware of Love.” (BMR 1017). Liner notes; historical research and biography compilation for vinyl record release by Big Man Records (November 2023). Press release / liner notes available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/11/14/big-man-records-the-embers-just-crazy-bout-you-c-w-aware-of-love-new-vinyl-release/

“Maltese Crossings: Exploring Manoel Island and Valletta.” (November 2023). Go World Travel Magazine. Available at https://www.goworldtravel.com/exploring-manoel-island-and-valletta-malta/

“The Signs.” (August 2023). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/08/27/the-signs/

“Redressing the History Books: The Soul of Music City.” (August 2023). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/08/20/redressing-the-history-books-the-soul-of-music-city/

“Physical to Digital to Dust. The Future of Books in Our Hands.” (August 2023). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/08/08/physical-to-digital-to-dust-the-future-of-books-in-our-hands/

“Smoke and Mirrors? Ghostwriters, Misunderstood.” (July 2023). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/07/18/smoke-and-mirrors-ghostwriters-misunderstood/

“Golden Days. Golden Acre Park, a Piece of Yorkshire Heaven.” In Northern Life Magazine (July/August 2023). Loop Publishing Ltd., Colne, England. An award-winning magazine celebrating the countryside, culture and heritage of Lancashire and Yorkshire. Online version available at https://northernlifemagazine.co.uk/golden-days-golden-acre-park-a-piece-of-yorkshire-heaven/

“Good Fit or Conflict? Client-Ghostwriter Matching in Biography Writing, and When the Relationship Goes Wrong.” (May 2023). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/05/04/good-fit-or-conflict-client-ghostwriter-matching-in-biography-writing-and-when-the-relationship-goes-wrong/

“Life Stories, the Ghostwriter, and Authenticity: Finding Voice and Personality.” (March 2023). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/03/29/life-stories-and-authenticity-the-ghostwriter-voice-and-personality/

“Moral Code, or F**k it? Hancock, the Lockdown Files and the Art of Breaching Non-Disclosure Agreements.” (March 2023). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/03/04/moral-code-or-fk-it-hancock-the-lockdown-files-and-the-art-of-breaching-non-disclosure-agreements/

“Just Enough to Hurt Me. The Astors Story.” (April 2023). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/04/17/just-enough-to-hurt-me-the-astors-story/

“The Yorkshire Soul Connection. An Interview with Garry Cape.” (April 2023). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2023/04/15/the-yorkshire-soul-connection-an-interview-with-garry-cape/ and https://www.soul-source.co.uk/articles/soul-articles/hit-and-run-an-interview-with-garry-cape-r4206/

“Keeping it Under Wraps. Data Protection for Biographers.” (September 2022). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2022/08/17/keeping-it-under-wraps-data-protection-for-biographers/

“North Broad Street Records: Lovemasters ‘If You See Kate’ / ‘Let’s Stay Together’. ” (Soul Source website and social media release, September 2022). Press release / article to promote the release of NBS 007. Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2022/09/02/north-broad-street-records-lovemasters-if-you-see-kate-lets-stay-together/

“Radio Stations, DJs and the 1960s Nashville R&B Scene.” (August 2022). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2022/08/01/radio-and-the-1960s-nashville-rb-scene/

“The Juliane Koepcke Story – Sole Survivor of Flight 508.” (September 2022). Scriptwriting for Fascinating World Ltd. YouTube documentary.

“The Dupont Plaza Hotel Arson Attack.” (September 2022). Scriptwriting for Fascinating World Ltd. YouTube documentary.

“RMS Empress of Ireland Disaster.” (August 2022). Scriptwriting for Fascinating World Ltd. YouTube documentary.

Windle, E. Mark (2022) The Lark. In: Carr, S, MacKenzie, C.A., Tabaka, A.C. eds. Stories and Poems in the Song of Life. Middletown USA: Sweetycat Press, pp. 187-189. Flash fiction (R&B / soul music theme).

“Nashville: From Charlie Romans to the Paramount Four.” (December 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/12/14/nashville-from-charlie-romans-to-the-paramount-four/

“What’s in a Name? Musings of a Ghostwriter.” (November 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/11/23/whats-in-a-name-musings-of-a-ghostwriter/

“Reaching Different Shores. A Subculture Rediscovery (The Tempests, pt 14).” (November 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/11/05/reaching-different-shores-a-subculture-rediscovery-the-tempests-pt-14/

“East 4th Street Studio, and the Fabulous Plaids (The Tempests, pt 13).” (October 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/10/18/east-4th-street-studio-and-the-fabulous-plaids-the-tempests-story-pt-13/

“Insight Talent and Surfside Records (The Tempests, pt 12).” (October 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/10/13/the-tempests-pt-12-insight-talent-and-surfside-records/

“The Split, and a New Band Forms (The Tempests, pt. 10).” (August 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/09/23/the-tempests-pt-10-the-split-and-a-new-band-forms/

“Winds of Change (The Tempests, pt. 9).” (August 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/08/29/the-tempests-pt-9-winds-of-change/

“Touring, Boston’s Sugar Shack, and the LP Release (The Tempests, Pt. 8).” (August 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/08/19/the-tempests-pt-8-touring-bostons-sugar-shack-and-the-lp-release/

“The Mercury-Smash Sessions Begin (The Tempests, Part 7).” (August 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/08/02/the-tempests-pt-7-the-mercury-smash-sessions-begin/

“Ted Bodnar and the Road to Mercury-Smash (The Tempests, Part 6).” (July 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/07/03/the-tempests-pt-6-ted-bodnar-and-the-road-to-mercury-smash/

“Hit Attractions (The Tempests, Part 5).” (June 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/06/13/the-tempests-part-5-hit-attractions/

“Ready for the Soul Explosion (The Tempests, Part 4).” (June 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/06/07/the-tempests-part-4-ready-for-the-soul-explosion/

“Avons Calling.” (Record Collector Monthly, issue 519, June 2021). Available from https://recordcollectormag.com/

“Finding Hazel. (The Tempests Part 3).” (May 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/05/18/the-tempests-part-3-embracing-the-soul-explosion/

“Love Have Mercy! Atlantic Records (The Tempests Part 2).” (May 2021). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2021/05/16/the-tempests-part-2-love-have-mercy-atlantic-records/

“Nashville Soul Brothers: The Jimmy Church and King Kasuals Story.” (Record Collector Monthly, issue 517, April 2021). Available from https://recordcollectormag.com/

“Giving Back: Soul Direction.” (Soul Up North magazine, January 2021). Commentary on the preservation of soul music history and introducing Soul Direction Records as a new label market entry. Also including an interview with label owner Alan Kitchener. https://windlefreelance.com/2021/02/08/giving-back-soul-direction/

“North Carolina. Of Piedmont Blues, Beach Music and Teenage Radio.” (December 2020). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2020/12/02/north-carolina-of-piedmont-blues-beach-music-and-teenage-radio/

“It’s Better to Cry. The Appreciations of Charlotte.” (2013, updated 2020). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2020/11/20/its-better-to-cry-the-appreciations-of-charlotte/

“Southern City Records. Hal and Jean, and the Paramount Four.” (2018, updated 2020). https://windlefreelance.com/2020/10/29/southern-city-records-hal-and-jean-and-the-paramount-four/

“Nashville Could Eat Its Young! The Athens Rogues Story.” (2018, updated 2020). https://windlefreelance.com/2020/08/22/nashville-could-eat-its-young/

“After The Tempests. Sea-Saint Studios and Hurricane Katrina.” (2018, updated 2020) https://windlefreelance.com/2020/08/11/after-the-tempests-sea-saint-studios-and-hurricane-katrina/

“Introducing North Broad Street Records.” (Soul Up North magazine, October 2020). Article promoting North Broad Street Records as a new label market entry, and interviews with label owners Colin Law and John Buckley. https://windlefreelance.com/2020/10/12/introducing-north-broad-street-records/

“Mocha and Cream. Global Records” (April 2020). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2020/09/12/mocha-and-cream-the-global-records-story/

“Moments in Time. Reflection Sound Studios.” (April 2020). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2020/07/30/moments-in-time-the-reflection-sound-studios-story

“Cry, Cry, Cry. The Tommy Ray Tucker Story.” (May 2020). Available at https://www.soul-source.co.uk/articles/soul-articles/cry-cry-cry-the-tommy-ray-tucker-story-r4229/

“Hound Dog! The Big Mama Thornton Story” (March 2020). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2020/08/25/hound-dog-big-mama-thornton/

“R-E-S-P-E-C-T ! Woman’s Got Soul. A Reflection for Women’s History Month” (March 2020). Available at https://windlefreelance.com/2020/07/26/r-e-s-p-e-c-t-that-womans-got-soul/

“Of Soul Music, Book Writing and Lost Histories.” (2018) Parts 1 and 2; An author profile article for the Soul And Mod Directory. Available at https://soulandmod.com/soul-author-mark-windle-soul-music/

Annalise (Annalise Brown); singer. Biographies for press release / social media and elevator pitch. Compiled July 2020.

“Bob Holmes’ Nashville Soul” (CD KEND463) https://acerecords.co.uk/bob-holmes-nashville-soul Collaboration with Ace/Kent Records on liner notes and historical research. CD release 2018.

“Lost Without You; The Best of Kent Ballads, Volume 2” (CD KEND439) https://acerecords.co.uk/lost-without-you-the-best-of-kent-ballads-2 Collaboration with Ace/Kent Records on liner notes and historical research. CD release circa 2017.

Thiamine: deficiency states and supplementation in clinical settings. Complete Nutrition vol. 11, no. 1, February/March 2011, pp 26-28

E. M. Windle et al. (2010) Implementation of an electromagnetic imaging system to facilitate nasogastric and post-pyloric feeding tube placement in patients with and without critical illness. J. Hum. Nutr. Diet, 23, pp. 61-68

E. M. Windle (2010) Electromagnetic sensing devices as a cost effective and safer option for bedside placement of post pyloric feeding tubes. J. Burn Care Res, 31, p.505

E. M. Windle (2009) Dietetic service provision for burn care in the United Kingdom: are nutrition support standards being met? J. Hum. Nutr. Diet, 22, pp. 317-323

E. M. Windle (2008) Nutrition support in major burn injury: case analysis of dietetic activity, resource use and cost implications. J. Hum. Nutr. Diet, 21, pp. 165-173

E. M. Windle (2008) Refeeding syndrome. More questions than answers? Dietetics Today, 38, pp. 38-40

E. M. Windle (2007) Adequacy of dietetic service provision to adult critical care: a survey of 33 centres in Northern England. J. Hum. Nutr. Diet, 20, pp. 111-120

E. Mark Windle (2006) Glutamine supplementation in critical illness. Evidence, recommendations and implications for clinical practice in burn care. J. Burn Care Res, 27, pp. 764-772

E. M. Windle (2005) Case report. Immune modulating nutrition support for a patient with severe toxic epidermal necrolysis. J. Hum. Nutr. Diet, 18, pp. 311-314

E. M. Windle (2004) Audit of successful weight maintenance in adult and paediatric survivors of thermal injury at a UK regional burn centre. J. Hum. Nutr. Dietet, 17, pp. 435-441


Nutrition expert advisor on the HARO services journalist enquiry platform, working on behalf of Fitness Savvy Ltd. (2020)