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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 ($$) - Est. Budget: $350 - Posted
Hello, I need a steamy adult romance story to be written. This will be a 5 part story. Each part consists of 9k words. A short description of the story will be needed at the end of each part. Native English Speakers Only. Anyone with experience in writing adult romance, historical, and billionaire romance are welcome. Content must be creative and 100% original. I retain the rights to the work once you've received the payment. You must agree to e-sign a ghostwriter's agreement. Story must not have any grammar, spelling, and punctuation errors or else it will not be accepted. I am looking for a long term writer. Include: -1 or 2 samples of your romance story.
  • Number of freelancers needed: 2
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing Fiction Writing Ghostwriting
Hourly - Intermediate ($$) - 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
Hourly - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Time: 1 to 3 months, Less than 10 hrs/week - Posted
Hi - we're looking for a creative writer with strong knowledge of business/corporate environments. It isn't important that you are well published or that you have years of business experience, but it is essential to us that you can write great dialogue, construct intriguing scenarios and plots, and have an understanding of business. The job will involve one or all of the following steps (1) reviewing a business book or articles and summarising the key lessons (2) coming up with scenarios that test/inform our users of the lessons (3) creating scripts/dialogue. The best way to understand the task is to sample our product: do this by registering an account on our website: http://www.movesandshakes.com, and watch the episode called "Extraordinary Leaders". You consider yourself a highly intelligent person, with strong empathy and fantastic writing skills. Your favourite topic at school/university is creative writing, coming up with stories and characters. Perhaps you are a qualified writer (with professional training). You are not afraid of trying something different, collaborating with other writers. You are happy to do a small test to confirm suitability to this role.
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $200 - Posted
I am seeking a talented, motivated native English speaking writer to create an organized, coherent report on the following topic: dog stories - 10 heroic dogs stories - 2000 words each The work required to complete this project to our satisfaction is trivial for a professional writer; please keep this in mind when proposing your bid. Also, any proposal submitted without an attached writing sample will be disregarded. In order to facilitate the process, I will provide the writer with samples of writing that demonstrate what we are seeking in the final product. I will also provide a number of topics which should be thoroughly covered in the report. Formatting The report must be completed within seven days of hire. It must be delivered as a Microsoft Word document, with the following formatting: -12 pt Arial font -1.15 line spaced -1” margins (top, bottom, right, and left) Do not increase the margins, font type or size, or else the work may be rejected. -An interactive Table of Contents, utilizing hyperlinks -Please add page numbers next to hyperlinked Table of Contents -Add page numbers in upper right hand facing corner, (That’s when you are facing the document) - Heading MUST be bold and MUST be at least size 16 font. - If doing recipes, make sure to add a page break after each recipe. - Make sure to add page break after each chapter. -Any bulleted lists may not use graphical bullet points; instead, numbers or letters may be substituted. -Each page must have page numbers. -Images must be centered aligned and the words must not wrap around the image. The words must either have the words above or below the image. -Font size and style must be consistent throughout the book. Description: Please include a 300-word book description. The description has to be very compelling which will entice the readers to purchase the report. After grabbing the reader’s attention, list the benefits of the report and further entice the potential customer to click the buy button. Should the chosen writer provide us with high quality work, in a timely manner, following the above requirements, we will explore the possibility of forming a long-term working relationship with the writer. We have need of a number of pieces covering various different topics, and we would prefer to continue working with a writer who has proven him or herself to be reliable. This is a work-for-hire position, meaning that the copyright for the finished material will be transferred to me upon payment for the work. The writer will not retain any rights whatsoever to finished work, and will not be credited as its author. These points will be expressly covered in a contract that must be signed prior to beginning the work. Absolutely no plagiarism will be tolerated. The finished piece will be examined closely for any evidence of plagiarism, and should such evidence be found, the writer will be summarily dismissed without payment. Looking forward reading your proposal. Thank you!
  • Number of freelancers needed: 2
Skills: Short Story Writing Content Writing Creative writing ebook Writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $150 - Posted
If you live in New York or Know new York well that will be perfect. Must be creative, this is a short bibliography of a street. The character is the street itself, so must write with first person. Most of the article should write based on the research and index that i provide: history of the street, some dairy made up and some creative funny paragraphs the street might want to tell. The other part of the article is about what the street sees everyday now, its can be creative and fun that can be funny, might includes some news article from recent days. Of course it will not be a one-time job, it will be a draft, a major change and then a minor change for the article if everything goes perfectly. It is gonna be at least two mouths long project, but only 2 major steps, you wont need to work on all the time for it. every step i will release the milestone for you, so it wont take all of your time.
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing Writing
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