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Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $15 - Posted
Looking for a Blog writer with a flair for American/ British English. Should have written technical blogs that clearly articulates technology insights, business benefits and latest state-of-the-art technologies. If you want to reply for this job I would like to receive samples of your previous work. We would look at blogs from 500 - 1000 words per post. You should be able to churn out content in a short period of time. Expectations are 3 -4 articles every month. We are also looking at you suggesting articles, topics that we can write about, after having valid research to show us that these "topics" are hot. We would also be looking at reposting some content written in "Famous Blogs like FastCompany, Mashable, TechCrunch". You would need to write upto 200 - 300 words and link then content to these specific blog posts. Depending on how we are able to work for a Month, we can take a call for a long term assignment.
Skills: Short Story Writing Blog Writing Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Technical writing
Fixed Price Budget - Expert ($$$) - $80 to $120 - Posted
We need a fictional diary (30 days, word count around 10,000) that revolves around the popular computer game Minecraft. This will be a story that takes place within the virtual world of Minecraft. WRITER MUST BE EXPERIENCED IN MINECRAFT AND CREATIVE WRITING. I am looking for a creative minecraft enthusiast with creative writing skillls. I am in need of a series of Minecraft stories in a diary way. These stories should include certain key characters from the Minecraft universe :Steve, Herobrine etc. There will be lots of work for the successful candidate. You will be paid on completion of each story. This is REALLY IMPORTANT!! WE DO NOT ALLOW PLAGIARISM! You can't just copy content from internet and paste as your work. We will check for your work, all materials must be original and unique content. If your work is found to be plagiarized, we will report to proper authorities and we will NOT pay for it! A signed contract stating that this is a WORK FOR HIRE creation that you will own NO rights to and that your name will appear nowhere on or within and that I will own all rights to including resell and distribution rights. Again, this will be a purely fictional story (not a Players' Guides) and will be geared towards young children (say 8-10). We would like to have one 30 days diary of any of the Minecraft characters. An example will be: -the background story and information of herobrine (how he came into the game, relatives and how he died) -who he is and if he is real -story-like recollections of Herobrine spottings from either yourself or fellow gamers -tips on how to catch/see Herobrine in gameplay If you are interest, please reply with "cliff-hanger" in the first line. To give me an idea of your funny writing skills (and so I can evaluate your suitability for this job against the other applicants), please give me a funny 300 word blurb about a Minecraft entry diary that would make us laugh) See our attached file for examples. If your blurbs make us laugh, you'll have higher chances for this job, and the rate could be discussed. - Experience playing/writing about the Minecraft game is required. - Experience writing fiction is required. - Budget is for reference, rate will be discussed upon your experience. Recruiting manager
  • Number of freelancers needed: 5
Skills: Short Story Writing Content Writing Copywriting Creative writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $20 - Posted
I am looking forward for the authors and book writers that can write short stories, fiction stories, books on management tips, books on life activities, and several other themes. The writer needs to be creative enough to produce original content throughout. Any breach of content will straight away lead to cancellation of the contract. In addition, once the work is submitted the freelancer cannot claim his work any further. Other Requiremnts: -Must have experience in writing Health, and fitness and deconstruct research articles. -Must be able to follow directions clearly. -Must be fluent in English. -Must be able to write in an engaging way. -Must be able to create content that provide insight to the topic -Must be able to communicate via skype or google hangout -Must have experience formatting book in PDF format. Must be all original well researched content Drop box a plus. I'm looking to build a long-term relationship with someone that can provide quality books for me quickly (within 7 days delivery). The price of 50-page book will be around $20, along with all formatting and editing requirements. However, it can increase if you can provide me good quality on a consistent basis. Please apply here with your proposed rates in your application, as well as a sample of your writing for me to review. I need at least 3-5 samples on a strict basis.
  • Number of freelancers needed: 10
Skills: Short Story Writing Book Writing Creative writing ebook Writing
Fixed-Price - Entry Level ($) - Est. Budget: $85 - Posted
I am looking for a native English speaking romance ghostwriter, who is able to provide a romance e-book between 8,000 – 10,000 words in length and a 150 word description of the story. The story’s plot should include themes of paranormal romance. ***The proposed budget for this story is $85.00. You will be given a great deal of creative freedom with this project, as you will be able to develop the plot as you wish, as long as the story includes the requested themes. I am looking for HIGH QUALITY, 100% original content. 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 will retain all copyrights to this story. Must have experience writing in the romantic fiction genre and have excellent spelling, grammar and punctuation. Please provide a writing sample 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!
  • Number of freelancers needed: 4
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing ebook Writing English
Fixed Price Budget - Intermediate ($$) - $50 to $200 - Posted
I'm looking for a quality writer that can write several short story fiction books written of about 5000-10000 words, along with an enticing 170-word description/summary. The genres are for an adult audience. Think menage and other adult fiction genres and their subgenres. I'm willing to pay up to $1 per 100 words and am looking to build a long-term relationship with someone that can provide quality books for me quickly (within 7 days delivery). Must be original content and have passed plagiarism via Copyscape.com. Please apply here with your proposed rates in your application, as well as a sample of your writing for me to review. You must be experienced with this type of writing, be a NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKER and have excellent spelling, grammar and punctuation. A writing sample will be required at the time of your application. 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. You should also be very adept at writing endings that make the audience want to read the next story. In other words, if this book does reasonably well, I will keep bringing you back to write more books in the short story series. There will be a lot of creative freedom in this project. Pitch me your story line and if I like it, the rest is up to your imagination and creativity keep the following in mind: # No under 18 age characters. # No incest. # No rape, dubious consent, or non-consensual sex. # No injurious insertions. # No excretory functions. # No necrophilia. # No stories that degrade or vilify any group based on sex, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, etc. # Almost any genre otherwise is acceptable. Please send me a story line to approve that you think you would do an excellent job at writing. Also include what type of genre, sub-genre you prefer writing in. Maybe we can work something out if your preferred niche is congruent with what I have in mind.
  • Number of freelancers needed: 2
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing ebook Writing Erotica Writing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $150 - Posted
Hello! I am looking to work with a very talented writer who can produce work in the Romance category. Specifically western and cowboy romances. I am in the process of designing a series but still have more planning to do. What I expect from you: - To be able to write around 8000-10000 words ever 7-10 days. - To be able to read an research samples of work I give you so you can match the quality. - To make sure the work you produce is proofed. - To sign a non-disclosure form stating that once submitted and paid for, I own all the rights to the work produced by you. I am looking for your writing to be captivating and contain interesting plots. I will only accept and hire the most talented and highest quality work. I look forward to forming a great long term working relationship. 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. I am looking to pay between $100-$150 per 10000 words. I hope we can sustain a long term working relationship as I have many jobs in the future. Hope to here from you!
Skills: Short Story Writing ebook Writing Fiction Writing
Fixed-Price - Entry Level ($) - Est. Budget: $50 - Posted
I'm seeking a editor/Ghostwriter for a Novella (currently 12k). It is a very exciting Cold War spy story. It should be an enjoyable read for any writer! The editor/writer should preferably have interest in the subject and have command over the English language. The manuscript is currently in the second draft and therefore has some rough edges and logical gaps. -----> TASK Editing/Writing content by: 1) Adding rhetorical sentences and descriptions to glue together different parts of the text. Smoothening rough endings, beginnings, etc. 2) Adding/completing dialogs to complete scenes, events, characters, or uncompleted dialogues. 3) Give suggestions by adding new materials to the text. (OPTIONAL) ***PLEASE NOTE: *There will be information in the text about how to expand scenes and what should be the outcomes of scenes/chapters. *Currently novella contains about 12k words. The editor should plan to add 8k words so that the end draft will have 20k PLEASE FURTHER NOTE: ------> Your bid must reflect the ENTIRE PROJECT -----> This project is NOT an HOURLY PROJECT. -----> NEW FREELANCERS "ARE VERY WELCOME TO BID"!! -----> NO RESEARCH! JUST THINK AND TYPE!! -----> I will give EXCELLENT feedback for A LOWER BID. Thanks!
  • Number of freelancers needed: 2
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing ebook Writing Editing
Fixed Price Budget - Intermediate ($$) - $40 to $80 - Posted
I am looking for someone that can write a 5,000-8000 word romance short story. You must be sure that you can complete this short story & have a good story line. The writing must be clearly written and interesting to read. I need a full story, so it must have the beginning, middle & end. The climax is important, as well as the rising action & character development. ­ You must be familiar with the romance genre of fiction. ­ You must have good experience writing fiction novels. English must be your native language. ­ No erotica. ­ You must send me a plot plan for the book, I dont have any ideas so I would love to hear your suggestions. If you're not a native English speaker, or you don't have experience writing fiction novels, then please do not waste both of our time. I'd like it done within 30 days. However, the sooner the better.
Skills: Short Story Writing Creative writing ebook Writing Ghostwriting