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Creative writing is any writing that includes expressing one’s inner thoughts, feelings and experiences. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, you will find creative writers, experienced in both fiction and nonfiction expressive writing, with excellent English skills and creative writing ideas and techniques, who can write topic-specific stories and articles.

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

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  1. Patrick Seguin

    Patrick Seguin

    Writer and Marketing Communications Consultant

    Czech Republic - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 9

    I can help you build and maintain close relationships with your customers by identifying market needs and communicating clear solutions. I have fourteen years of experience in online marketing and product marketing, gained through positions in major international companies operating in the Czech Republic, including O2 and AVG Technologies. At present, I'm developing and executing communications strategies, and producing content, for eFace2Face, Inc., provider of the first and only web-based video calling and real-time collaboration solution with integrated electronic signature. Also, writing has always been a vital part of my career. With over two decades of experience, I can help you speak with your audience effectively. I enjoy bringing fascinating ideas to life while working with talented people who are eager to share their knowledge and skills. Let me know what I can do for you. Specialties: Online marketing, online community project management, product marketing, marketing communications, public relations, cross-functional team leadership, project management, digital metrics and analysis, HTML, CSS, website usability, content management, event management, copywriting, creative writing, copy editing, audio and video production and editing, public speaking, translation (Czech to English)

    $50.00 /hr
    3,743 hours
    5.00
  2. Christina W.

    Christina W.

    Freelance Writer/ SMM/ Content Management

    United States - Last active: 10 days ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 6

    You work hard to ensure that your products and services are the best! Why take chances with the words that represent them? Trust your writing assignments to a professional who knows how to listen, how to keep your messages clear and compelling and makes your company look terrific in print. In addition to crafting original written content for businesses, I am also a skilled Social Media Manager (SMM) specializing in Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest marketing. I have written for a variety of niche markets but my specialties include the jewelry, funeral, and wedding industries. I also have an extensive sales, internet marketing, and customer service background. I am an excellent communicator and take the time to really get to know you, your business, and the best way I can assist you. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask.

    $85.00 /hr
    1,843 hours
    4.99
  3. Tonya D.

    Tonya D.

    Creative Writer, Blog & Article Writer, Social Media Expert

    United States - Last active: 19 hours ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 5

    I am a professional, accurate, native English writer, specializing in travel writing. With my degree in Broadcast Communications, I write for blogs, articles, newsletters, social media, emails, travel proposals and more. A Jane of all Trades, I've written everything from training manuals to scripts to educational materials for children and adults. I can edit your materials professionally and proficiently. I enjoy writing destination articles and travel specials, as well as travel advice blogs. In addition to travel writing, I manage social media accounts for several companies, travel, restaurant and non-profit to name a few. Social Media Marketing is an important step in increasing engagement with your customers, and providing a two-way conversation that is unique in business advertising. I believe in the 80/20 rule with 80% engagement and interaction, and 20% promotional. Previously, I have developed curriculum and training for large call centers as well as facilitating training for K-12, retail, call centers and small business. I have trained one to one as well as large groups, both in person and virtually. I also have experience providing technical support to home and business users. Strong writing skills used to write step by step documentation that is comprehensive yet clear. I have call center experience providing customer support to up to executive levels.

    $26.67 /hr
    2,254 hours
    5.00
  4. Rosemarie B.

    Rosemarie B.

    Public Relations Specialist, Social Media Marketer

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 6

    I have been a PR Professional for about five years and am experienced in writing various PR and marketing related documents, such as press releases, web content, brochures, media alerts, talking points and others. I'm able to research and write about various topics and have the ability to create articles that are both informative and engaging.

    $25.00 /hr
    4,612 hours
    4.99
  5. Chris Appleford

    Chris Appleford

    Writer and Editor

    Australia - Last active: 19 hours ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

    I have many years experience writing for websites, both in my professional life working at national and international sporting organisations in the NRL, Super Rugby and Cricket Australia; and my own personal website - www.travellingapples.com. Since joining oDesk I have written for clients in a wide variety of industries including automotive, retail, health and fitness, real estate, sport and education. As you can see from my ratings and comments I am more than capable of producing high quality work across a wide range of areas. I have a Bachelor of Education Degree and was a schoolteacher for five years before embarking on a nine year career working in professional sport as a media manager, digital media manager and General Manager of Communications. I then started my own business from scratch, which was a first for me, before selling it to help fund my family's current global nomadic adventure. I also have extensive experience managing social media platforms, particularly Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. I established the Melbourne Storm's social media platforms, building the Facebook following to over 110,000. I was also contracted by Etihad Stadium in Melbourne in 2013 to establish their social media presence, with particular focus on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, with huge success.

    $38.89 /hr
    621 hours
    5.00
  6. Nicole W.

    Nicole W.

    Novelist, Blogger, Writer.

    Australia - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 3

    I'm a professional freelance writer and novelist from Australia. Published widely in print and online, my areas of expertise include feature articles and blogs on Travel, Lifestyle, Health and Wellness, Entertainment and Creative Writing, incorporating SEO and social media techniques. Dedicated to deadlines, accuracy and quality, I am proficient at engaging audiences with inspirational content in order to successfully meet the needs of clients. Samples of my work can be found at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/nicole-leigh-west/ http://www.lifehack.org/articles/lifestyle/30-amazing-ways-travel-australia-even-youre-budget.html http://www.lodestonebooks.com/authors/nicole-leigh-west http://www.nicoleleighwest.com http://www.thespiritualroom.com

    $40.00 /hr
    88 hours
    5.00
  7. Heba Hosny

    Heba Hosny

    Award winning Marketing Guru| SEO Copywriter| SMM Strategist| Blogger

    Egypt - Last active: 19 days ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 2

    Thank you for the opportunity. No matter what your writing/marketing needs are, my rich portfolio speaks for my talents and expertise. I look forward to working with you. http://www.HebaHosny.net/portfolio.htm ABOUT ME H onest E nthusiastic B right A ward-winning and Certified Marketing Consultant and Technical/Creative Writer That's Me! (Also Known As Heba - the proud Canadian/Egyptian! ) WHAT DO I OFFER? * Compelling and original content that will intrigue your readers and grab their attention * Business owners promoting their services online will guarantee effective web presence that reflects their corporate identity and gives them competitive advantage. * Timely completion, cost-effectiveness, honesty, and integrity Simply put: I am here to help you Harness the power of internet for optimal results. To our success!

    Groups: Buttonwood Technology Group, L.L.C., Cheetahs...

    $25.00 /hr
    1,063 hours
    5.00
  8. Nathan Richer

    Nathan Richer

    Blog and Article Writer with a Technical Background

    Canada - Last active: 10 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    I have a passion for writing and although the majority of my work focuses on SEO writing, I am very capable of writing for any medium such as blogs, article directories, press releases, social media accounts, etc. I am able to vary my tone to meet the needs of your target audience, however, my natural writing voice is personal in nature. I tend to write like I speak but with better grammar. I am always looking for new writing projects especially during the summer months so if you would like to know more, please don't hesitate to contact me.

    $27.78 /hr
    313 hours
    5.00
  9. Carissa Andrews

    Carissa Andrews

    Graphic Designer | Writer | Social Media | Marketing Professional

    United States - Last active: 19 hours ago - Tests: 1

    Persistent and determined, I take on every job as an opportunity to make my customer's work shine. With a background in content creation, creative/technical and business writing, graphic design, marketing, copywriting, ghost writing, SEO, publishing, and even fiction writing -- I have a mixture of skills to benefit you in more ways than one. Contact me today to find out how our collaboration can take your business to the next level.

    $30.50 /hr
    501 hours
    4.72
  10. Adrienne Peters

    Adrienne Peters

    Business Media Expert, Professional Ghostwriter

    United States - Last active: 19 hours ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 5

    I have the ability to write creatively on assignment while consistently adhering to quality specifications and deadlines. Writing creatively and commercially is a skill I developed over ten years of researching, marketing, and practice conveying my perspective on the human condition. As a professional writer, I have an average typing speed of 93 words per minute, and an excellent command of the English language. I have experience writing short promotional articles, establishment reviews and product descriptions, but I specialize in creative fiction and short stories. Through rigorous and diligent scheduling, I am capable of handling many projects at a time, and find joy in attempting difficult writing tasks that challenge me to stretch my skills.

    $55.56 /hr
    0 hours
    4.91