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Creative writing Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.76.

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  1. Daelyn Fortney

    Daelyn Fortney Agency Contractor

    Copywriter - Delighting and dazzling with words!

    United States - Portfolio: 62

    My background includes working as a professional copywriter and editor for 10 years. I've created compelling copy for a variety of clients from individuals to small businesses to million dollar corporations. And I can do the same for you. No matter the project size, I give 100% effort every time. I love the written word. It’s my passion, and it shows in my work. Benefits of working with of me: Communication – Need to reach me? I’m prompt in all my responses. Quality – I guarantee you will find my work to be exemplary. Efficiency – Not only will you get high-quality content, all work is finished in a timely manner. Flexible – I can easily change from one project to the next according to your needs. Friendly – You’ll find me to have a very pleasant personality. (Even on Monday mornings!) Ready to discuss the details of your project with me? Let’s talk!

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    $28.00 /hr
    202 hours
    4.91
  2. Bill M.

    Bill M.

    Communication design. In print and online.

    United States - Portfolio: 105

    I'm an award-winning designer with more than 20 years of experience in graphic design, publishing, marketing and brand identity. I believe in clear, creative communication; I like to keep things simple and clean. Good design doesn't call attention to itself; it calls attention to your message.

    $40.00 /hr
    10 hours
    4.92
  3. Sonja Dewing

    Sonja Dewing

    My concise, targeted writing gets results.

    United States - Portfolio: 60

    "Sonja got a last minute request and still made it happen. Can be counted on to make the deadline when pressure is on." "Sonja is a capable and conscientious instructional designer / developer. She developed four chapters for an Instructor's Guide, covering a mix of 'soft' and technical skills, and over 70 pages altogether...in some cases including original scenarios. I would not hesitate to hire her again for similar projects." "I will use Sonja for my SOPs. She is very professional, and responsive" "Quickly adapted to my situation. Provided exactly what I asked for. Would highly recommend." I'm a freelance Copywriter, Instructional Designer, and Trainer with over 20 years of experience. I'm also an award wining creative writer. A couple of my top writing skills are transforming complex subjects into layman's terms and organizing clear, concise reports.

    $49.00 /hr
    235 hours
    4.88
  4. Kyle Jacobs

    Kyle Jacobs

    Erotic Romance Ghostwriting / KDP Specialist.

    United States - Portfolio: 13

    Erotic Romance Ghostwriters are an abundant resource, but they can't all claim $6,340+ worth of stories sold in the last year. - Knowledge of Genre, Niches, Kinks, and How to write for them. - Self-Published Erotic Romance Author of 15+ Titles. - Hot sex scenes. - Emotional Depth through Character Development. - Studied the bestsellers to learn what makes a book sell. Your stories are delivered, on time, edited, and formatted to your specifications.

    $16.00 /hr
    374 hours
    4.75
  5. Vikram Agarwal

    Vikram Agarwal

    Php , Wp, Mangento, Html5 Css3, JQuery, JScript

    India - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 11

    We have delivered more than 125 projects on Elance with 5/5 Ratings, More than $50,000 in earnings ! We are tested TOP !% to 5% in nearly all the skills and tests on Elance, OUR HIGHLIGHTS: 1) Test our skills via Skype chat or Call right away! 2) Available for atleast 10 hours a day during US business hours. 3) Always write, tested,, well labeled and clean code. 4) Excellent Team player, work with little or no supervision, take ownerships and lead with examples. 5) Have an excellent eye for details. 6) $50K in earnings! 7) 50+ Reviews with 5 STAR Ratings! 8) Excellent hands on On Page and Off Page SEO / SMO knowledge, always test the code with Google Tools. Please feel free to ask for more if be required.

    $12.22 /hr
    754 hours
    4.85
  6. Amanda Gibson-Lazarus

    Amanda Gibson-Lazarus

    Freelance Photographer, Expert Image Restorer and Image Editor

    Jamaica - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 11

    I am a traditionally trained photographer with a B.F.A in Photography & have excellent photo editing skills, am hard working & am detail oriented. I am a determined, creative, & result oriented individual with a highly acclaimed reputation for producing superior quality work & recognised with numerous awards. I have over 10 years of experience & have expertise in Photography, Studio Lighting, Photoshop Manipulation, Image Manipulation, Photo Restoration, Digital Editing & much more. I hold my style & quality of work to high standards & only believe in giving my best. I have the ability to work quickly & have the latest programs which will allow me to perform jobs efficiently. Photography Positions include: Senior Lab Monitor, Founder & President of A.S.A (Aperture Student Association.) Associate Photographer, Assistant Photographer. 1st Photographer, 2nd Photographer. Other office positions include: Secretary, Receptionist, & Account Executive. I currently hold the position of General Manager at our family owned business Tent City Rentals in Jamaica. For more information about me and my work you can check out my facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/AmandaGibsonPhotos Feel free to Like and leave comments! For my writing skills please check out my 2 blogs: https://thebirdbushwidowblog.wordpress.com/ https://thisthatandanythingelse.wordpress.com/ They are a bit casual but there you can get a sense of my personality and style. Amanda

    $14.00 /hr
    2 hours
    4.25
  7. Samantha Elphick

    Samantha Elphick

    MEMOIRS/ LIFE STORIES/ SCREENPLAYS/MOTIVATIONAL

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 7

    GHOSTWRITER - PASSION FOR PEOPLE WRITING SERVICE I'm the published author of four novels, numerous memoirs and life stories, fiction and non-fiction, a developmental editor, and a creative ghostwriter of all genres. I have the experience and talent for bringing unique characterization, plots and sub plots to make stories compelling. I will work for you and give 110% to your project. I limit the projects I take on as this keeps my creativity alive and consistency to the job at hand for a timely scheduled completion. I always meet deadlines and keep you informed as your book or screenplay progresses. If you have a business odyssey, or want a book inspired by your life experiences, a screenplay or a motivational E-Book you have come to the right place!!

    $50.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.80
  8. Janel Stahr

    Janel Stahr

    Unique & Creative Marketing Professional

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 4

    I am a creative, professional and versatile writer, editor and designer. I spent eight years in the newspaper business where I performed all of these tasks with increasing responsibility. Since I left the newspaper, my husband and I have done freelance design work for a number of local companies through our business, Stahr Design. View our full portfolio at www.stahrfamilydesign.com. At Stahr Design, your success is our command. We won't overcharge you and we're pretty awesome to work with. The best part is we promise to go above and beyond on every project to give you a unique & creative marketing tool you will be proud to share with current and potential customers.

    $66.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  9. Torey B.

    Torey B.

    Professional Filmmaker/Producer/Editor/Creative.

    United States - Portfolio: 4

    I'm a professional videographer, editor, producer, writer, actor, model, and creative individual. I own my own camera package (will send list of equipment upon request) and can write, shoot, direct, and edit your next project in a timely manner. I've worked consistently over the past few years shooting and editing videos for musicians and theatre companies in LA, producing and shooting for Universal Studios, and on multiple creative projects in Chicago (where I'm currently based out of). Check out some of my work on my website: www.twentyoneflipside.com. Please let me know if you have any questions, I'd love to come work for you!

    $28.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.96