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Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $100 - Posted
Hi! I run an Ebook publishing business that specializes in Mills & Boon Romance. My ambition is to build a new age publishing business thats customer focussed, and dynamic just like our modern readers. I am looking for 3 writers to become a part of my core team at this business. If you love to read Mills & Boon, write romance and are a dreamer and creator of stories this is the perfect job for you. You will be given the creative freedom to express yourselves, and a team to work with thats equally passionate. Your stories will be read by thousands of readers around the world. You will be writing ebooks of 9,000 words + 150 words description and the proposed budget is $100/story. There also could be opportunities to do longer novels, and series. Please submit a previous work sample when applying. We are looking at 3-4 stories per month of work on this job if hired. Look forward to hearing from you!
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing ebook Writing Fiction Writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $500 - Posted
We are looking for 3 excellent French writers (NATIVE SPEAKER) to join our publishing team and produce high-quality fiction content. Themes of the stories in the Romance, mystery and Sci-Fi include: Billionaire romance, Caribbean girl, CEO, Prince, Alpha male, set in the islands, bad boy, private islands, controlling, tattoo, muscular, arrogant, romance with mystery, blackmailing, Aliens, Post-apocalyptic, mystery, etc. We will be paying 10$/1000 words. Please read and answer the following questions appropriately - What category do you specialize in? - Payment can be either fixed rate per book or royalty split (50/50) of sales indefinitely. Which do you prefer? When hired, we expect the writer to deliver one new book part (10 000 words) every 7 days. About Your Assignment: • Stories need to be approximately 50,000 words (split in 5 parts of 10 000 words) each and each bid is for 1 story. • The compensation for this bid is the total payment for the story. • You will be provided with a sub-genre of romance to write within, and given the plot to work with with a chapter breakdown. • This assignment may become a long-term relationship. We pride ourselves on providing consistent work for our current creative authors and are always delighted to add more writers to our team. The skills necessary for this job include: • writing engaging, 100% original and creative stories, • being an experienced writer, • being fluent in French, • producing work that is free of errors, • having an excellent grammar and vocabulary, and being able to thoroughly proofread and edit, • developing interesting characters and develop solid stories on which to built, • respecting deadlines, and • being familiar with historical western romance. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Work should be delivered in .doc or .docx format. Your work will be checked for plagiarism. And must be 100% original content. Plagiarism will not be accepted. Any non-original work will be returned without compensation and you will no longer be considered for future projects. By applying to this job post, you agree that this is a work for hire and ghostwriting position. By submitting your proposal, you understand that this position is for ghostwriting work. Once the work is accepted and paid for, all the ownership rights are transferred to us. The story's copyrights will be transferred to us, and you will not retain any rights to the finished products. We reserve the right to use the material in any form, whether electronic or print, and will own all rights for publication, including but not limited to, the copyrights, byline rights, resale, ownership, editing, revision, and distribution rights. You will have no rights to distribute or republish the material in any form whatsoever, even excerpts for your portfolio. Before payment, you will be required to sign, date, scan and e-mail a nondisclosure agreement. You should include a cover letter letting us know why we should consider you for this position and please attach some, already published, samples of your work, preferably in the subject of this job offer with the proposal. Please also state the genre you have been writing about. We are looking forward reading your proposals.
Skills: Short Story Writing Fiction Writing French Ghostwriting
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $100 - Posted
Hello Writers. Looking for a 25k word novelette to be ghostwritten with all original content (nothing copied from other places or otherwise published) I'll provide an extensive outline with characters, plots and story line, you simply fill in the blanks. Project budget is $100 for first one. You must be fluent in English and be willing to sign attached NDA (Non Disclosure Agreement.) Thanks and looking forward to working together. ~Robin **Please only contact me through Upwork so we can track this.
Skills: Short Story Writing English Writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $500 - Posted
We are looking for 3 excellent writers to join our publishing team and produce high-quality fiction content. Themes of the stories include: Billionaire romance, black woman white man, Caribbean girl, CEO, Prince, Alpha male, set in the islands, tan, muscles, bad boy, private islands, foreign, arranged marriage, controlling, tattoo, muscular, arrogant, romance with mystery, blackmailing, etc. We will be paying 10$/1000 words. Payment can be either fixed rate per book or royalty split (50/50) of sales indefinitely. When hired, we expect the writer to deliver one new book part (10 000 words) every 7 days. About Your Assignment: • Stories need to be approximately 50,000 words (split in 5 parts of 10 000 words) each and each bid is for 1 story. • The compensation for this bid is the total payment for the story. • You will be provided with a sub-genre of romance to write within, and given the plot to work with with a chapter breakdown. • This assignment may become a long-term relationship. We pride ourselves on providing consistent work for our current creative authors and are always delighted to add more writers to our team. The skills necessary for this job include: • writing engaging, 100% original and creative stories, • being an experienced writer, • being fluent in English, • producing work that is free of errors, • having an excellent grammar and vocabulary, and being able to thoroughly proofread and edit, • developing interesting characters and develop solid stories on which to built, • respecting deadlines, and • being familiar with historical western romance. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Work should be delivered in .doc or .docx format. Your work will be checked for plagiarism. And must be 100% original content. Plagiarism will not be accepted. Any non-original work will be returned without compensation and you will no longer be considered for future projects. By applying to this job post, you agree that this is a work for hire and ghostwriting position. By submitting your proposal, you understand that this position is for ghostwriting work. Once the work is accepted and paid for, all the ownership rights are transferred to us. The story's copyrights will be transferred to us, and you will not retain any rights to the finished products. We reserve the right to use the material in any form, whether electronic or print, and will own all rights for publication, including but not limited to, the copyrights, byline rights, resale, ownership, editing, revision, and distribution rights. You will have no rights to distribute or republish the material in any form whatsoever, even excerpts for your portfolio. Before payment, you will be required to sign, date, scan and e-mail a nondisclosure agreement. You should include a cover letter letting us know why we should consider you for this position and please attach some, already published, samples of your work, preferably in the subject of this job offer with the proposal. Please also state the genre you have been writing about. Please include a words “Vivian Blastel” in your application letter so we know that you have read this post over. We are looking forward reading your proposals.
Skills: Short Story Writing English English Grammar English Proofreading
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $220 - Posted
Dear amazing writers, I need a first class romance short story writer to produce 10,000-20,000 word short stories. Must be a native English speaker and writer and have a strong command of the language. Rate as follows: ($1.2/100 words) 10k Story: $120 15k Story: $170 20k Story: $220 The successful applicant(s) will provide evidence of a great understanding of the genre, a brilliant storytelling ability, and the skill to write a compelling and exciting story full of emotion, conflict, suspense and longing. You must have a strong understanding of characters. You must be proficient at writing paranormal, science fiction, alpha male and bad boy romances. Terms and Conditions: 1. Native English Speaker and Serious writers only. 2. You show up on time and have excellent communication skills.(I like on-going communication throughout the project). 3. You must be able to produce a 10,000-word quality story in a week. 4. You must proofread so that it is error-free. 5. All the content will be thoroughly checked with Copyscape. Content must be 100% unique and original, written in clear, grammatically correct American English. If you are interested, please use the word fiction in front of your application, so I know you have understood and read all the requirements. If you apply, you agree to the terms mentioned above and conditions. I am looking to build a long-term relationship with you. If the quality is excellent, I will give you more projects. At the start of our working relationship, I will be asking you to start with a 1000 word milestone just to make sure that your writing style is what I'm looking for and you will be paid $12 even if I decide your writing style is not what I'm looking for. If I love the story I will ask you to continue writing a 10-20k story. Please submit your application with your writing samples for this project. 1. romance short story. Format: .doc or docs 2. Compelling Description (350 words - written to captivate the reader to buy) I'm looking forward to working with you long term and add you to my team! DISCLAIMER: Understand this is ghostwriting, and it is WORK FOR HIRE. Once we pay you for the work, you will not retain rights to the product. We will reserve the rights to print, electronic, publication, copyright, byline right, ownership, resale, revision, editing, and distribution. You will not have rights to any of the material at all. YOU CANNOT USE THEM IN YOUR PORTFOLIO.
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing ebook Writing English Grammar
Hourly - Expert ($$$) - Est. Time: Less than 1 week, Less than 10 hrs/week - Posted
We are looking for for someone to join our team and assist with writing content for our various companies. We are looking for someone with expertise in writing website copy: landing page, contact us, about us, FAQS etc.. The ideal candidate should have creative writing skills and be capable to deliver a perfect story while positioning the company in the desired path. English must be your native language. We hope to find the right candidate for long term projects.
Skills: Short Story Writing Content Writing Online Writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $85 - Posted
I need several romance eBooks written of about 8000 words along with a 150 word description. Themes of the stories include (Contemporary Romance, Paranormal Romance, Gay Romance, Sports Romance), etc. - The proposed budget for this story is $85.00. - Content should be creative, HIGH QUALITY and 100% original. The eBook should be delivered in .doc or .docx format. You agree that you will own no rights to the work or parts of the work and you understand/agree your name will not appear anywhere on the work. I would retain all copyrights to these stories. Must be experienced with this type of writing, a NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKER and have excellent spelling, grammar and punctuation. A writing sample will be required at the time of your application. I am looking to create an ongoing business relationship with chosen bidders. I have many future projects in mind. Hope to hear from you!
Skills: Short Story Writing English Grammar Fiction Writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $20 - Posted
I am looking for a writer who can take a character, central topic, and elements and create a powerful impacting childrens story Example: Character - A Teddy Bear. Central Topic - Teach children about learning to be themselves Story Elements - A Bear tries to fit in with the other characters and when something finally impacts him he becomes himself and stops trying to fit in. After that people begin to like him Word Count: Up to you, revisions will be done if too short or too long. I need the point to be strong, powerful, visual in their mind. $5 per story written, 4 stories for now total. Mores stories in the future If you want this job please write a story for the above and name characters however you like. I will pay whoever I decide to hire. You must have strong english skills.
Skills: Short Story 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