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Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $150 - Posted
Hi! I am looking for a high quality, 15,000 word Romantic Fantasy Fiction story with a compelling 200-300 word description/synopsis. This is a self-governing project where the writer is free to develop a working plot with depth and character development. I will provide a little plot direction but I am looking for a writer with a strong creative flair who enjoy creating! This is a book with fantasy elements in a modern-day setting involving a fallen angel whose lusty thoughts got her booted from her heavenly abode. Think "City of Angels" on steroids. Or maybe ecstasy. Either way, she retains many of her unique "angelic abilities" but is considerably "human". In her attempt to understand her predicament and the reasons she was cast down, she will find love, action, adventure and of course, passion. She will explore sensuality, compassion and her own mortality. She appears as a pretty (if somewhat "gothy") young woman to humans but her wings and other details can become visible to some, at will and during times of high stress or distraction. (Thus, shifter). Writer must be comfortable writing realistic and compelling story of sensual love and desire. I'm looking for a story powerful enough to really engage and create a vested reader. If the story progresses well, there are outlines for sequels in the making. I am only interested in writers from the US and Canada (native English speakers) with romance/fiction writing experience. I will own all rights to this book. Content must be entirely original and will be sent to Copyscape to ensure originality. I am looking for a long term relationship. I would prefer to find a writer who work well with me and create value for the both of us. I produce ebooks frequently and believe in tipping for exceptional work. I am willing to pay 10 USD per 1000 words of the book content and synopsis combined for this project. If you offer high quality, original writing that is error free and on-time, we may explore a continuing contract. Originality, concept and character development are key! Requirements for the book: Realistic. It is a modern day setting so any "real" terms, places etc. should be researched. Create one main character and focus on her relentlessly. Give characters definite goals/objectives. In late & out early. Don't start before the action hits and when the main objectives are reached, end it. Keep the book moving. Include at least three good action/conflict scenes. End the book happily and without a cliffhanger unless we decide to tie-in to a sequel. I ask for very good and ongoing communication. A simple message daily or every-few-days will suffice, just to reassure the both of us that we're open to communication.
Skills: Proofreading Creative writing ebook Writing English
Hourly - Entry Level ($) - Est. Time: More than 6 months, 30+ hrs/week - Posted
Article Writer and Editor Needed I need you to be a Native English Speaker, meaning English is your first language. You will be creating and editing entertainment articles in wordpress. I want to start out the job at around minimum wage but as time goes on and you learn new skills to take over new responsibilities I can raise it over time. Initially I will have a lot of catching up to do on editing, you will be making small edits on articles that were done by people with not the best english in the world. They generally make sense the grammar is just a bit off here and there. Once you catch up on these I will start having you make your own articles. Any examples you may have of previous work will be much appreciated. Thank you!
Skills: English Proofreading Content Writing Creative writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $375 - Posted
I need a 35,000 word book on any relevant History figure .. You mus be able to do extensive research on the subject matter that I provide to you at the time It must be written in Native American Standard English with conversational tone,Story form, entertaining,and free of grammar errors that doesn't need an editor. I'm looking for a long term writer that I will provide with consistent work. Here is an opportunity of a life time.Your must be able to come up with the subtitle.All material must pass Copyscape once completed. Book must be completed in three weeks.Only I accept Quality books You must be proficient on the subject matter and provide creditable content. You have to come up with a killer outline and it has to be approve by me.I will provide more details to you once you are awarded the job. When finished writing the E-book, you must give a 200 word attention grabbing description of the book which includes the keyword I provide you with during the project. I require original writing and a book grammatical free errors. I need in the word document 1.5 paragraph spacing with Georgia .12 fonts. The project is due in three week.
Skills: Proofreading Content Writing Creative writing ebook Writing
Fixed-Price - Expert ($$$) - Est. Budget: $100 - Posted
Hi, My name is Jonathan Blain, I am a bestselling author of 12 non-fiction books / $3.8m sales. I’m looking for a development editor for my new book which is titled: “Career and Life Game Change – How to make your future better than your past” I want to create a revolution in how people manage their careers and lives, so that they can be: 1. Happier 2. More Fulfilled and 3. Make a bigger difference in the world and also: 4. Achieve the career success they desire and 5. Meet their financial needs and desires I am looking to create a bestselling book that can sell millions of copies / help millions of people and am looking for a development editor who can help me to achieve that. I’ve got firm ideas about how this can be achieved, but need a great development editor to help me take my ideas / content and structure it into a book that delivers the desired result. If successful, the development editor will help me to be able to achieve the following: 1. Make the reader feel that I truly “get them”. 2. Make the reader feel that I empathise with them, make them feel understood 3. Get the reader to feel that they know, like and trust me. 4. Get readers to see that you are an expert and an authority 5. Get readers to believe that they have a need for the solution that I am offering 6. Help me to move the reader from believing what I am offering moves them from believing that what I offer “possibly with deliver the result they want to probably will deliver the result they want” 7. Absolve the reader of past failures. 8. Instil new hope for success. 9. Get readers to believe my solution is superior to any other solution out there. 10. Get readers to believe that my solution is the only one of its type in effect creating a new category of one. 11. Eliminate the reader’s objections to my solution in advance. 12. Structure my message such that they can easily share it with others 13. Make the reader decide that they want to buy into my seminars / training programmes etc. before you offer it for sale 14. Get readers to remain loyal to me for future books / products / purchases. 15. Get the reader eager to consume my message 16. Get readers to draw their own conclusion 17. Deliver my message in such a way that people feel they have been shown and not told. I am massively creative and innovative, I have lots of ideas and content. I’ve got a working manuscript of 32,000 words and a previous attempt that I think is about 35,000 words with some duplication and more material and articles. I need a development editor who can help take what I have, and shape it, structure it, condense it and turn it into a book that will deliver the results I desire. This book is for a mass audience. It has to be an easy read, easy to navigate in a clear logical structure. I feel I am too close to it and need an external perspective. The book needs to contain a system and framework and have a logical structure. Achieving the 17 points mentioned will mean that the book will deliver the results I want. You’ll need to be able to demonstrate that the finished book really achieves these things. It really works like a giant persuasive marketing document. You’ll be good at creating outlines and structures, good at organising the content I already have written and editing it. I see the project as having 2 parts: Part 1 = Creating the outline You’ll need to work with what I’ve got, but also be prepared for some skype chats and brainstorming and sifting through lots of material, diagrams etc. and doing some brainstorming with me. I have all the ideas, you just need to help me to extract them. Part 2 = Editing down and organising what I already have and helping me to create new content to fill in the gaps. It is not an easy project because I have vast amounts of content and ideas. You’ll need to be organised and good at pulling together threads. You should be able to distil, quickly understand what needs to be done and also have that feeling that in this job you are going to be helping millions of people and hopefully yourself too. You will need to be quite strong and results focussed. If this resonates with you, please put in a bid. Please be aware I have advertised this job elsewhere. Thanks, Jonathan
Skills: Proofreading Book Writing Editing Editorial Writing
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