Dust Devil Publishing

Hope you brought your best ideas with you. If so, you’re in the right place. This is where newsletters, websites and books come to life.

Dust Devil production team is a launching pad. We can take what is still lodged in your head — and your heart — and give it wings. Presto. It becomes a book, newsletter or website. A publication all your own. You might have a best-seller or an industry game-changer in you, without even knowing it.

Want to write your memoirs, or promote a new way to reach a target market? What about the story of your business or company?

From concept through layout/design to the printer or computer screen, our pros of prose create the one-of-a-kind outreach tools you always visualized. If you can think it, we can create it.

Better yet, we listen.

We build your ideas.

You maintain total control.

Pros for Prose

Free Consultation

Got a newsletter idea that will create brand awareness and customer loyalty? Got a book inside, just itching to spill out into book form? Let’s discuss. First consultation is a free service.


Writing & Editing

  • Organize your newsletter or book “message”
  • Help gather supporting photos
  • Prize-winning writers, at your direction
  • National-class editors and proofers


  • Acquire your own ISBN and UPC bar code
  • Reserve a domain name for your website
  • Creat a newsletter title to match your goals


Award-winning creative team to develop customized:

  • Newsletter design and production
  • Website design and function
  • Create charts & graphs
  • Illustrations and original photos

Printing/Post Production

  • Seek top value for your printing dollar
  • Interface with the printing company from pre-press to final product
  • Get your books shipped, right to your doorstep
  • Marketing and promotion guidance

Customer Reviews

“Mark McDonald and Dust Devil helped me do the memoirs and history of Brewster County (Texas) sheriffs that I had always wanted.”

Carl C. Williams

Former Brewster County Sheriff

“I thought our project turned out really well, and we hope to sell out the press run.”

Joyce Shaughnessy

Author of Six Books​

“Doing my first book, my editor Mark McDonald and I taught each other a lot”

Bob Lusk

Fisheries Biologist

Our Team

Mark McDonald

AuthoR, Editor & Publisher

Mark S. McDonald is a newsroom refugee who escaped starvation at four Texas dailies – El Paso, Abilene, Dallas and San Antonio…

Bill DeOre


One of the nation’s most decorated syndicated editorial and sports cartoonists, Bill’s work appeared for decades in the Dallas Morning News…

Tracey and Todd Woodard

Editors & Designers

Team Woodard has worked together since they were journalism majors at Texas A&M. Woodard Media Group now solves editing, writing, photography, design, and other challenges for clients across the country…

Russell Graves

Documentary films

If you’ve read any Texas-based magazines over the past 25 years chances are you’ve seen some of Russell’s photos…

Ron McWilliams

Aerial Photographer

A federally licensed drone pilot, McWilliams is one of the few videographers with TV network experience who can capture…

Richard Arreguin

Graphic Design, Website Developer & Videographer

Richard is a respected graphic designer with a growing client list in multiple areas of creative communications. Self-taught, Richard began his career in 2012…