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  • $40 hourly
    Writing: I am an experienced creative writer with over 20 years experience in writing novellas and novel length fiction. I have professionally published under multiple pen names in romance and mystery genres. I am able to write in most genres, but specialize in romance, historical fiction and mystery/suspense with an emphasis on character development. I will write pieces of any length from short stories to novel-length works. First person, third person, multiple point of view, present or past tenses are all options; the tone will be adjusted to your voice and the narrative energy that you wish to convey. I believe in promoting diversity in fiction and will happily write true-to-life diverse characters from different ethnic, socio-economic, religious or sexual backgrounds. I am comfortable writing all levels of romantic and emotional intimacy. In addition to writing fiction, I can assist in plot development, narrative direction, incorporating over-arching themes, editing for tone and length for your work-in-progress. Finally, I am happy to help get you started with original ideas, outlines and scene beats to help you move ahead on your own work of fiction. Editing/Proofreading: I am a talented proofreader/copy editor with over 15 years experience reviewing both print and digital media for spelling and grammatical errors, as well as reviewing for tone, conciseness, clarity and flow. I can proofread email and correspondance, fiction, articles, web content, and academic work. I have familiarity with all major styles (AP, Chicago, etc.). I am also able to provide transcription services and to edit transcribed work for clarity and appropriate grammar. Job Seeker Services: As a former DBA, I served as the department's HR manager and in the course of 17 years, reviewed hundreds of applications for employment across all levels and many fields. As a freelancer, I have reviewed dozens of resume and cover letters, and worked with job seekers to tailor resumes to survive ATS review as well as human recruiter review and helped job seekers get the interview they are seeking. I can review OR rewrite your resume to give you the most impactful, successful resume you can have, as well as teach you how to revise your resume for future job searches yourself. Additionally, I am also available for interview preparation and coaching, should you desire further assistance. Rates are variable, depending on the length and scope of the proposed project, and I am willing to negotiate rates where possible. Please contact me if I can be of service to you!
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  • $20 hourly
    I am a dedicated writer. and just want to be able to have the opportunity.As a writer, my objective is to utilize my exceptional research and writing skills to create engaging and informative content that captures the attention of readers.I am extremely passionate about analyzing complex topics, breaking them down in understandable language, and producing content that resonates with the target audience. I am also committed to delivering high-quality, well-researched, and error-free articles that meet the client's specific needs and exceed their expectations. My ultimate goal is to establish a long-term relationship with client.🙏🏿😊
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    Book Review
    SEO Writing
    Product Review
    Content Writing
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    Article Writing
    Ebook Writing
    Blog Content
  • $15 hourly
    Hi! I'm an SEO specialist with several years of experience in copywriting and social media management. I completed the Diploma in Copywriting full certification course provided by The Blackford Centre, which taught me effective techniques in email writing, UX writing, microcopy, website design, and other important skills that a copywriter needs. If you need help in engaging target audiences and increasing conversion rates, I’m your guy! My skills include: • Content writing (SEO articles, e-commerce, feature blogs, listings, etc.) • Graphic design (Adobe Photoshop, Canva, and Procreate) • Social media marketing (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest) • Content and project management (Wordpress, Hootsuite, Trello, Asana, etc.) • Video editing (Adobe Premiere, Windows Video Editor) I also have a Bachelor’s degree in Public Health and have worked for the Department of Health Regional Office. My education, training, and experience developed my proficiency in academic research, technical writing, proofreading, and administrative tasks like transcription and data encoding (via Microsoft Excel). I am bilingual in English and Filipino. I continue to accept translation projects in this specific language pair.
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    Data Entry
    Microsoft Office
    WordPress Development
    Website Copywriting
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    Research Paper Writing
    SEO Writing
    Adobe Premiere Pro
    Public Health
    Content Writing
    Social Media Management
  • $40 hourly
    I'm a molecular biologist by trade and a creative writer/editor in my free time. If you're looking for writing, editing, or proofreading for scientific or creative projects, I'm here to help! I have skills and experience in the following areas: • Scientific writing in various molecular biology industries, including forensic biology, clinical diagnostics, and clinical therapeutics/pharmaceuticals • Three years of volunteer experience editing and proofreading the short stories of veterans • Creative writing in academic and personal settings, working closely with published authors Let's get started!
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    Research Paper Writing
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    Microsoft PowerPoint
    Microsoft Excel
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    Creative Writing
    Scientific Writing
    Editing & Proofreading
    Science & Medicine
  • $15 hourly
    I'm a writer with experience in content writing and social media writing us as well as poetry and short stories. Whether it's trying to paint a narrative for your product, using a well-thought-out piece to attract more customers, or just needing content from someone who's been traveling for two years. I am here for it all and would love to expand my writing to as many genres as possible. Constant communication is important to me as I want and need to get everything that you desire correct. As long as you're happy so am i.
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