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Fixed-Price - Entry Level ($) - Est. Budget: $130 - Posted
Do you consider yourself a talented, creative and reliable ghost writer? Do you like writing paranormal romances? The story should engage the reader and leave him/her wanting more. A rough story line will be provided or may be pitched by the writer. You should be able to deliver at least 5 k words per week. REQUIREMENTS - You are a native speaker - You are expected to write an engaging blurb (back cover copy - approx. 130 words), as well as a brief summary of the finished novel (around 1000 words). - strictly No plagiarism! All content must be original. In the event that plagiarism is found, payment will NOT be made. - Spelling and grammar checks prior to submitting work. - reliable. Please note that due to very negative experiences, I don’t have any patience for excuses when delivering incomplete work or not at all. I’m looking for people you can meet deadlines. LEGAL - Once payment has been made for the content, you accept that you have handed over full ownership of your work to me. I will, at the point of payment, hold full rights to publish in whatever manner I please, including but not limited to print and electronic. - Strictly NO Plagiarism! - If the writer should fail to deliver repeatedly on time or if her/his work should not be of the expected quality, I reserve the right to end to contract after the next milestone. APPLICATION - Please answer the question: The currency of the US is… So I know that you’ve read the full job description - Please include a relevant sample of your work. - Please tell me your availability - Please quote your price per 100 words, edited.
Skills: Short Story Writing Content Writing Creative & Talent Creative writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $100 - Posted
Are you a Writer? Do you like reading business non-fiction books? Are you good at summarizing? ... then keep reading, because this job is for you. I'm looking for high quality writers that can write eBooks in the nonfiction category for me. The books will be summaries of different non-fiction books, mostly about business, but also about self-help, etc. You must be able to get the book, read it and summarize it pointing out the most important ideas and takeaways from it. You must be able to write me with a unique, 100% original quality book of about 10000 words that will help people.The book should have good grammar and spelling as well. I am willing to pay up to $1 per 100 words. I am looking to build a long term relationship with someone that can provide quality books for me quickly (15 days of turnaround). I appreciate the work of my writers a lot and I always treat you with respect. I expect reliable individuals that deliver quality job. Please apply here with your proposed rates in your application, your turnaround, as well as a sample of your writing for me to review.
Skills: Short Story Writing Academic Writing Article Writing Blog Writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $100 - Posted
Hello! I am looking for a high quality 10,000 word Billionaire Romance story. I am only interested in American and Canadian writers with Romance writing experience. I will own all rights to the book. Content MUST be original, as I will check all work for plagiarism using PlagScan.com I am looking for a long-term working relationship. I am only willing to pay $100 per 10,000 words. You must proofread and edit your own work so that when you deliver the piece it does not contain errors. If you offer high quality writing that is error free and on time we can possibly negotiate a higher price for the next book.
  • Number of freelancers needed: 2
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing ebook Writing English
Hourly - Entry Level ($) - Est. Time: Less than 1 week, Less than 10 hrs/week - Posted
Hi, We are looking for a copywriter to write 2 stories for about us pages in our e commerce stores. You need to think about stories and tell us before writing it in full. Please start your cover letter with the word "Ecommercestory". We are looking for someone who has ever done this similar story writing tasks. Please answer the questions with your cover letter.
Skills: Short Story Writing Copywriting Creative writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $55 - Posted
Hello, I produce romance e-books that are generally based in the Erotica niche. I need someone who can prove they can write in that style. So if you are looking for a recurring job as a freelance writer you came to the right place! Here is what I need: A native English speaking writer. If you don't have a good grasp on western English sentence structure please don't apply. Someone who can be a good researcher. Don't plagiarize. All books are run through plagscan and copyscape. They need to be 100 percent original. Who is the 44th president of the United States? Please answer this question in the application. Timeliness - The faster you produce these (with quality) the more jobs you will get. This job will be recurring if you do a good job. I will pay a maximum of $10 per 1000 words. Disclaimer: By accepting this contract and writing the book, all rights of the book belong to me. Therefore, I own characters, places and all copyrights to the book once payment is released! Thank you!
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing ebook Writing Ghostwriting
Fixed-Price - Expert ($$$) - Est. Budget: $200 - Posted
I am looking for a ghostwriter for a 15,500 word Clean Western Romance for a Mail Order Brides series. The series will contain 4 books and each book will be a standalone HEA story of 15,500 words. I need the freelancer to take my synopsis of the story and create a ten chapter novelette. There will be freedom to incorporate your own ideas. The freelancer must be familiar with the sweet romance/western romance sub-genre. The stories are formulaic, thus the freelance must be comfortable writing within the rules of the sweet romance genre. Must be fluent or have a VERY good command of American English. Since the books are set in the United States Old West, American English must be used. The key skills in writing the series is to incorporate dialogue, some description, and a fleshing out of the Hero and heroine so as to develop the character even though the word count is only 15,500 words. The point being to add a bit of dimension to the main characters so as they do not appear one-dimensional. Strong writing skills is a MUST. Writing must flow and not be stilted. A successful engagement will be a working relationship between me and the freelancer where I am available to answer questions, and the freelance can offer input. It is a working relationship between the two of us. This is a LONG-TERM project. If the series is successful, more will follow. This is not a short-term job; rather it is for the LONG TERM. If the books perform well, I will provide a bonus. I will promote and market the books. The job gives you the opportunity to create stories and write them, while I deal with the marketing, promoting, editing, proofreading, etc.... The writing job will be steady and lucrative. I do require that we sign a Non-disclosure Agreement (NDA) prior to beginning the job. When applying, please send a 2,000 word sample. Please mention the phrase "snowy days" somewhere in the sample. Also include your experience in ghostwriting, how many books you've ghostwritten, if English is your native language, and if you are familiar with the romance genre. For the freelancer who works with me, I can promise you steady work and bonuses as the series and books begin selling well. NOTE: Each book will be paid separately. The budget is per book. Thank you.
  • Number of freelancers needed: 4
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing English English Grammar
Fixed-Price - Entry Level ($) - Est. Budget: $85 - Posted
I need several romance eBooks written of about 8000 words along with a 150 word description. Themes of the stories include Western, Mail Order Bride, Clean Romance. Can be Christian theme or not. - The proposed budget for this story is $85.00. - 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!
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing ebook Writing Fiction Writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $500 - Posted
NATIVE ENGLISH WRITERS! I am looking for 5 Billionaire Romance short stories written in a series, 8,000 words each. The category for the series will be BILLIONAIRE. There will be a lot of creative freedom in this project do to the fact that I do not have a specific plot or outline. The story will be up to you. 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 BILLIONAIRE ROMANCE genre - You should be good at developing characters, good at writing compelling story lines (compelling beginning to end is especially important in a short story), and able to show me other publications of your other works. - NOTE - You should also be very adept at writing a CLIFF HANGER at the end of your story. The Reason? Think soap operas / daytime dramas / "The Young and The Restless"! One show leads into the next with a series of cliff hangers that makes the audience HAVE to watch the next episode. ...In other words, if this book does reasonably well, I will keep bringing you back to write more "episodes"! (i.e. - to keep adding/writing more books in your short story series!) - YOUR name will not appear on the book. full ownership, royalties and rights stay with me ================ Detailed Requirements: Written by a NATIVE English speaker ORIGINAL WORK - plagiarism not tolerated A font size of 12 points Arial/Times new roman font type SINGLE spaced With margins no more than 1 inch on all sides (left, right, to, bottom) (MANDATORY) - I also need you to include a 2-4 paragraph sales summary / description of your story, that teases/entices readers to buy By applying/accepting this job you agree this is a WORK FOR HIRE situation. This is ghostwriting so you will own no rights to the work or parts of the work and you understand/agree your name will not appear anywhere on/in the work, nor can you share/sell/give away the work at any time. ****Please also attach a sample of your work in your reply to this message. Thank you for taking a look at this project and I look forward to developing a long lasting working relationship with you Regards, Luis
  • Number of freelancers needed: 2
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing Fiction Writing Ghostwriting
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