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Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 200 Posted
Greetings romantic writers! I am looking for motivated, creative individuals to write passionate short stories (10-15K words) in the historical/inspirational romance genre. I will be providing a basic plot outline, but you will be given pretty much free reign for the rest of the story. You will be paid a base rate of $10 per 1000 words, but offer bonuses for timely work and great writing. Also, if your stories are good there will be guaranteed continual work for additional writing. Fluent English speakers only please, with good knowledge of grammar and creative writing. Previous experience in the romance genre is a huge plus. I will retain all rights and copyrights of the submitted stories, and the work must not be distributed or published elsewhere. To apply, I will give you a plot outline and you can write the first 1000 words of a short story, which I will pay you $10 for. Or, you can submit a verified example of previous writing you've done in the romantic genre. Thanks...

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 10 Posted
We are seeking an experienced writer to create a quick romance plot outline, only 1,000 words. We will give you a detailed overview and it will be up to you and your creativity to fill in all the details even more and sketch things out further. Turn around time of 1 week maximum. All content must be 100% original and you must not use this story idea anywhere else. The final documents must be proofread and be free of grammar and spelling errors. You must have the highest standards of spelling and grammar. We have many, many more plots we need help with, so this can easily turn into a long-term job for the right person. Payment for each successive job will increase. Thank you.

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 20 Posted
I'm looking for a 10,000 word story to cover the following outline: 1) Cassie gets a new job 2) Starts an office romance 3) Her coworkers find out 4) She quits her job 5) Rekindles romance with previous boss If you LOVE to write, and have a knack for creative, sensual romance, this gig is for you.

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 80 Posted
We are seeking an experienced writer to create a 7,500 word Motorcycle Club Contemporary Romance plot. This should follow standard MC Romance conventions. We will give you a detailed overview and it will be up to you and your creativity to fill in all the details even more and sketch things out further. Turn around time of 2 weeks maximum. All content must be 100% original and you must not use this story idea anywhere else. The final documents must be proofread and be free of grammar and spelling errors. You must have the highest standards of spelling and grammar. The plot needs to be broken up into 10-15 chapters. The plot outline should be about 7,500 words in length. We will provide detailed instructions about how to format the plot. Please include a brief writing sample or let us know if you have any experience with cozy mysteries. We have many, many more plots we need help with, so this can easily turn into a long-term job for the right person. Thank you.

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 100 Posted
I need several romance eBooks written of about 10,000 words along with a 150 word description. Themes of the stories can vary from (Shape shifter and Scottish/Highlander Themes to LGBT and others) I will be branching out to other genres as well. - The proposed budget for this story is $100.00 - 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. 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 business relationship with chosen bidder(s). I have many future projects in mind. Hope to hear from you soon. Sincerely, R.P. James

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 40 Posted
I write curriculum for school teachers. Currently, I am working on something for 5th grade teachers but I need a little help completing some short fiction passages. I will use these passages in a commercial product as I write comprehension questions for them. For this job, I only need two passages. They should both be on an "adventure" theme because they are matching the following standard: "Compare and contrast stories in the same genre (e.g., mysteries and adventure stories) on their approaches to similar themes and topics." These two adventure stories can be different characters, settings, and plots but should share the same theme (i.e. friendship, overcoming challenges, etc.) These short stories should be between 800-1000 words each. They should be written with a 5th grade (11 year old) student in mind. The lexile level should be within the range of 790-980. I would ask you to sign a contract allowing me to use this writing in a commercial product. I have attached a few...

Hourly - Est. Time: More than 6 months, Less than 10 hrs/week - Posted
The book will be for elementary children. The book will teach kids how to be happy: e.g. making friends, overcoming obstacles, problem solving, team work, etc.. The book should be fun-funny and keep kids-readers engaged at the same time. I want applicants to not only have experience, but be passionate about writing children's books. If you're applying I want you to absolutely love writing about this category and topic. You should be an experienced fiction writer, good at developing characters, good at writing compelling story lines (compelling beginning to end is especially important in a short story) The job would require you to produce well researched, excellently written books and we're REALLY looking for someone who can take on the voice of the genre and deliver highly engaging stories for our young readers. (MANDATORY) - I also need you to include a 2-4 paragraph sales summary / description of your story that teases/entices readers to buy. This will be used as the...

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 15 Posted
I need a ghost writer for short children's books (800-1000 words each). Experience in writing for children is required. The candidate should be creative and be able to create original high quality content. To be considered, please attach a sample of your previous work in your application. Qualifications: -excellent level of English - 100% free from grammatical and punctuation errors - 100% original content I am looking to build a long-term relationship with the candidate who could provide high quality content.

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 80 Posted
Hi! I'm looking for a passionate writer who can write a gripping romance short story of 8000+ words. There will be a lot of creative freedom in this project. I do not have a specific plot or outline, so the story will be up to you. I prefer to stay away from the more explicit erotica, but spicy love scenes are welcome and encouraged. Here are some quick details on the job: - Story must be 100% unique and high quality. - Must be in the Romance Genre. What's your favorite sub-genre? I'm looking for a passionate writer who will want can write what she/he loves and knows best within Romance. (I'm looking for writing in most genres except explicit erotica) - You should be an experienced Native English fiction writer, excellent at developing characters & excellent at writing addictive, compelling 'page-turners'. I'd love to see your previous work! - Cliffhanger: story must resolve and be satisfying, but have a 'hook' ending to make it impossible to put the series down......

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 10 Posted
Oyivo Radio develops and broadcasts [internet] radio programs that speak to and for domestic and international businesses and business owners, especially those in developing markets. We are looking for a female host for our "Between Us" talk show. "Between Us" is a radio program about women in business, by women in business, for women in business. Topics include: women's success is business, breaking the glass ceiling, sexual harassment in the workplace, work and health, and the paradigm shift between business and gender roles. The ideal "Between Us" Host: -Possesses a clear, distinct, and magnetic radio voice -Is creative, can conceptualize and produce topics and content -Has a strong business background, education, or work experience Please email your resume as well as a short sample recording (3-5min, mp3 format preferred) describing yourself, your radio or business background as well as an interesting business topic you like to discuss. Hosts shall be paid for each...