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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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  1. Divya Gopal

    Divya Gopal

    Experienced Writer

    France - Last active: 10/27/2014 - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 12

    Enthusiastic, passionate about all tasks I undertake, I am a very motivated and hardworking writer, always doing my best to satisfy my clients' demands. I enjoy writing unique and interesting articles as well as exciting, beautiful and memorable stories.

    $8.89 /hr
    0 hours
  2. Samantha Johnson

    Samantha Johnson

    Writer and Editor

    United States - Last active: 12/19/2014 - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 2

    I am currently pursuing an Associates degree in Social Science, which I will then use to obtain my Bachelor degree in Social Work. I have always been an avid creative writer and have even won a state-wide short-story writing contest.

    $8.50 /hr
    0 hours
  3. Christian Lucas

    Christian Lucas

    Creative Writer

    United States - Last active: 06/29/2014 - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    Indie Author (FunkY, 2011) and Indie Screenwriter interested in building my skills through creative writing projects. Interested in short story projects, including Erotica. Also great at proofreading and editing.

    $7.78 /hr
    0 hours