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Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 1,000 Posted
Hi! I'm looking for a fast, quality writer to create "romantic" stories for me. I'm looking for someone to enter a long-term contract to create content. If the first piece is satisfactory, I would love to continue with more! Rates I am looking for stories that are at least 5000 words, at a rate of $1.00 for every 200 words (So a 5,000 word story would be $25, and 10,000 would be $50). A tip of 20% of the payment will be added on as long the work is good quality and requires minimal editing on my part. What you'll be writing I'm flexible as to the exact content, but there will be some general guidelines and overarching themes that I will want. For more information, please contact me! If you're applying, please tell me a little about yourself and include a sample of your fiction writing! Thank you!
Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 50 Posted
I am looking for someone who can create a one minute script for an animation (it can turn out to be a video production). This animation (voice over and animation will be created based on your script) will be shown during a kick off meeting for a project that I will be leading in a large Japanese beverage company. I would like the script to be a movie trailer style. Creativity/Humor is greatly appreciated. Here's the description of the project: Each of the 10 divisions (i.e. marketing, finance, accounting, HR, business development) in the company will be creating a 3 minute animation which will be used as a promotion tool for internal recruiting. The animations will be created using global crowdsourcing websites (Upwork included). I will be managing the 10 teams and would like to use the trailer during the kick-off meeting as to let the show begin. Please message me any ideas if you have any or questions so I can see who is taking this seriously (just to make my screening process...
Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 250 Posted
What I’m looking for: I need someone to write a short story (and possible series) in the ‘cozy mystery’ genre. I have the basic idea of a theme for a series of cozy mystery short stories. I have a rough idea about a main character but I need someone to fill in the gaps and write a complete story around her. What I need from you: You will need to be able to provide an engaging and entertaining murder mystery story that fulfils all the criteria of a cozy mystery. (If you’re not sure what this is, check out www.writing-world.com/mystery/cozy.shtml) The completed story should be 20,000 - 25,000 words. Ultimately, I do want to create a series of these books using the same characters so if this project goes well, there is the opportunity for further work together on the book series Deadline: I’m looking to move quickly with this project and I’m looking for a writer that can produce a first draft within 14 days of accepting the job and receiving my additional information (about...
Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 500 Posted
Do you have a GRIPPING Romance story inside of you that you are dying to write about? I am looking for a NATIVE ENGLISH WRITER to write 5 Romantic short stories written in a series, around 20,000 words each. There will be a lot of creative freedom in this project - I do not have a specific plot or outline. 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. If quality is good more work is guaranteed for a LONG time to come. - IMPORTANT - This MUST be unique content and a unique story line. NO part of your story should be found ANYWHERE else. Not even on your own blogs or in other books, magazines, etc. - Your story MUST be in the ROMANCE genre, but is encouraged to include other thematic elements such as mystery, thriller, paranormal, billionaire, historic, western, etc. - You should be an experienced fiction writer, good at developing characters, good at writing compelling story lines (compelling...
Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 18 Posted
I am looking for creative and skilled ghostwriters fluent in English that will create steamy works erotic in nature. This may lead to a long term working relationship. We will provide guidelines for you to create a hot short story of 3,000 words. Fully understand that this is a ghostwriting job and upon accepting the contract and payment terms, you agree to relinquish any and all rights to the written content (Work). You will not be credited on any publication and will not hold any rights to the Work after payment for completion. We will retain ALL copyrights to the Work. Ask for permission if you intend to use part of the Work as a sample in regards to other clients – limited to a quarter (25%) of the written length. It goes without saying that *No payment will be given for plagiarism* as well as all future work will cease. Comparative research to ensure that the work is 100% original, including tool checks such as but not limited to Copyscape. Please include a sample of your...
Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 100 Posted
I need a short story writer who has a love for historical romance. The story will be written to my template and specifications. (Further details provided to suitable applicants.) I am looking for a strong Jane Austen flavour and so the applicant will be familiar with Ms Austen's work. There is likely to be ongoing work for the right applicant. Please provide two examples of your work, ideally historical romance.
Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 60 Posted
NATIVE ENGLISH WRITERS! Writers need for several collections of children adventures short stories based on the virtual world of the MINECRAFT COMPUTER GAME. Each of these stories should revolve around characters (such as Steve and Alex) and events that happened within the game around 10,000 words each. These stories are targeted for kids 9-12 year old. There will be a lot of creative freedom in this project as I do not have a specific plot or outline. You will also write a catchy 250 words description for each story. You should have adequate experience with MINECRAFT as well as excellent creative writing skills. We do have basic writing guideline for you to follow. The story will be up to you. Your own ideas are welcome and encouraged. If quality is good more work is guaranteed for a LONG time. Below are the details of the requirements. This is not for everyone, if you're not okay with any of the following, pls do not bid. - The budget for one story is around...
Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 105 Posted
Need 5 suspense erotica short stories Written. 2100 words each story. Story must have no spelling or gramer errors, each story must have a begining and conclusion, each story must have a description, as for plot, plot can be whatever you feel like writing. Must be completed in 5-7 days tops no later than 7 days i hope were clear on that. Must be original content, i will check copyscape to see also this project is fixed fee of $105.00 funds will come some time at the end of the month i will make a small depossit to start if your ok with that apply NATIVE ENGLISH WRTTERS ONLY also i will own all the rights to the story
Hourly - Est. Time: Less than 1 month, Less than 10 hrs/week - Posted
Hi there, This project is for me personally. I have written a series of short stories for my daughters, and they have taken to them ore than i thought, so i figured it would be fun to have them illustrated with a view of making them into actual books to give their friends etc. Therefore, i am seeking a talent to join me in bringing the stories to life. The main character is a dog, and whilst i do not want straight out cartoon, it does still need to appeal to a child - so CREATIVITY is a must please. You must be able to produce your work in a way that it can go straight to printers, without any extra work. Inspirations of work by Isabelle Arsenault....but not mandatory. Thank you and look forward to seeing your application!
Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 30 Posted
Kumusta! Need writer FLUENT in English AND any Philippine language (Cebuano, Chavacano, Tagalog, etc.) to write 5000 word short stories. I prefer rarer languages / dialects. Pay is 5 dollars per 2500 words. I usually request a series of three stories together. I run all my ghostwriters through content programs, so no plagiarizing. Salamat po kayo, hope to hear from you soon.