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Ghost Writer sought for a Novel based on a True Story in Tokyo, Japan
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May 11, 2012

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  • Posted: Fri, May 11, 2012
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  • Start: Wed, Aug 1, 2012
  • Budget: $1,000 - $5,000
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I am the head instructor and owner of Kaminari Dojo Mixed Martial Arts Academy:

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I have been a Professional Mixed Martial Artist since 1999 and lived in Japan from 1997 to 2009.

I would like to hire a novelist / ghostwriter that preferably has experience traveling abroad. It is not a requirement but, a writer that has been to Japan and has an understanding of Japanese culture would be a plus.

It would also be nice if they have experience in sports writing and have an understanding of the sport of MMA (Mixed Martial Arts).

Job Description:
Create a novel based on the life of Ryan "Kaminari" Bow, a Mixed Martial Artist that moved to Japan alone at the young age 17 to pursue a career as a professional fighter at a time known as the dark ages of the sport in America.

The sport was once banned in 47(?) of the 50 U.S. states and was referred to as "human cockfighting". Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is now one of the fasted growing sports in America.

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