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Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $100 - Posted
US-based digital publisher is seeking to forge on-going relationships with talented ghostwriters who are interested in writing original manuscripts on a contract basis for the following genres: • Cowboy Shifter menage, foursome, etc. • Shifter & shifter pregnancy standalone or series • Werebear, Werewolf, Werelion, etc. • Dragons, Angels, Vampire, etc. If you can write great books in these genres please apply. If we like your work, we can keep you busy. TERMS: If you take issue with any of these terms, please do not apply. • Each book must be @ 8,000-10,000 words and include a 150 word description that will entice the reader to purchase the book on Amazon. • Include a 120 word teaser/description that will entice the reader to purchase. • Payment is based on a flat $10 per 1,000 words rate • Must have the ability to deliver the assignment within 2 weeks of award. • Content should be well-written, highly creative, HIGH QUALITY and 100% original. All content will be checked at CopyScape. Plagiarism will not be tolerated and immediately end our relationship. • You agree that you will own no rights to the work or parts of the work and you understand/agree your name will not appear anywhere on the work. All copyright and ownership is retained by the publisher. • Must be experienced with this type of writing, a NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKER and have excellent spelling, grammar and punctuation. A writing sample will be required to be considered for this position. • If selected, the first time we work with you we will pay you $10.00 to write the first 1,000 words of the story (roughly 3 pages). If the story has promise and your writing talent meets matches your samples you will be allowed to complete the assignment. PLEASE READ THIS BEFORE SUBMITTING: • Publisher reserves the right to reject any work that we feel does not meet our high standards. If the work is rejected, no further payment beyond the $10 initial fee is due the author, but you retain ownership and copyright and are free to do with it as you please so long as you remove any and all references to copyrighted characters, situations, and series specifics owned by the publisher. We are open to ideas for longer works paid at the same scale. Is this something you would be interested in doing? If so, please submit an example of your writing (in this genre preferred, or other fiction). If you do not have samples to show, or if your samples are full of typos and grammatical errors, please don't apply. We look forward to hearing from you.
  • Number of freelancers needed: 2
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing ebook Writing Fiction Writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $100 - Posted
I need several M/M romance eBooks written of about 10,000-15,000 words along with a 150 word description. Themes of the stories would be alpha omega, m-preg, paranormal shifters etc. Please only apply if you are comfortable writing in these genres. - Content should be creative, HIGH QUALITY and 100% original. - The eBook should be delivered in .doc or .docx format. You agree that you will own no rights to the work or parts of the work and you understand/agree your name will not appear anywhere on the work. I would retain all copyrights to these stories. The pay is $100 for 10,000 words. Must be experienced with this type of writing, a NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKER and have excellent spelling, grammar and punctuation. A writing sample will be required at the time of your application. I am looking to create an ongoing working relationship with reliable writers. I have many future projects in mind.
  • Number of freelancers needed: 2
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing Fiction Writing Ghostwriting
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $300 - Posted
I need a fictional short story about a man who has been trapped inside a pyramid / tomb and must solve a series of puzzles to get out before he joins its inhabitance forever. This short story will be converted to a video game for the iOS and Android. You can be credited for the story if you so desire. YOU MUST PROVIDE ME A SHORT IDEA ABOUT YOUR PLOT BEFORE I HIRE YOU TO ENSURE WE ARE ON THE SAME PAGE The story needs the following elements: 1. Why he's exploring 2. How he gets trapped inside 3. What will happen if he doesn't get out 4. What happens when he gets out. This story should have a little mystery surrounding it, a little suspense and should have the ability to have a part 2 at the end.
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing Fiction Writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $350 - Posted
Hello, I need a steamy adult romance story to be written. This will be a 5 part story. Each part consists of 9k words. A short description of the story will be needed at the end of each part. Native English Speakers Only. Anyone with experience in writing adult romance, historical, and billionaire romance are welcome. Content must be creative and 100% original. I retain the rights to the work once you've received the payment. You must agree to e-sign a ghostwriter's agreement. Story must not have any grammar, spelling, and punctuation errors or else it will not be accepted. I am looking for a long term writer. Include: -1 or 2 samples of your romance story.
  • Number of freelancers needed: 2
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing Fiction Writing Ghostwriting
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $20 - Posted
This will be a test there will be more work after this short story. I am writing a book about being sued while being a real estate investor. This will be a ongoing project of stories you will be writing. I have interviewed an investor about his story in how he got sued and the outcome. I need a person to listen to the 20 minute audio interview which has been transcripted already and create a story by adding your own creative and filling in the gaps of missed information. Attached is the audio and transcription. Let know the cost and your timetable. The story can be 5 to 10 pages no limit the goal for the reader to understand the story. Do you have an idea what would be a total cost? Estimate? Audio: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B3OFHv1xLbFSNHEtRmJweHo1cms/view?usp=sharing Transcription: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B3OFHv1xLbFSdlo1NHkwOS1pblU/view?usp=sharing
Skills: Short Story Writing Content Writing Creative writing Ghostwriting
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $700 - Posted
Company innovating in the field of Decking systems installation and materials looking for some skilled freelancers to build up a concentrate EPK video presentation (mixed video + animation) of its 3 principal products. IMAGINE THIS: There's a person coming in and asking the most simple (and hard at the same time) question: WHO ARE YOU? At that point all we would need is pressing the PLAY button and let it roll. The video shall be deeply impacting... less than one minute. The challenge is giving an emotion from the concept and story of the company through its 3 main products. The video shall be eventually adaptable in different languages... the main and first one will be ENGLISH.
  • Number of freelancers needed: 2
Skills: Short Story Writing 3D Animation Animation Content Writing
Hourly - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Time: 1 to 3 months, Less than 10 hrs/week - Posted
I am looking for a passionate and EDGY ghost writer to help me write my new book. It will be a short book (less than 150 pages) with a focus on a singular topic. Topic will be intertwined with my life and real life experiences, so dictation and story flow will be moderately simple. I'm looking to have this book written in 45 days or less, and MUST find a writer that is ready for some edgy stories, a little bit of swearing and the ability to bring my story to life!
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing Ghostwriting
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