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Bryony Sutherland | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 11, 2014

Bryony Sutherland

Writer ~ Editor ~ Proofreader
   United Kingdom
  |  11:40 pm Local Time

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Overview

I'm a Top 0.01% ranking Elancer with over 16 years' experience in the publishing world. Ten of my books have been published in the UK, US, Australia and Europe, with editions printed in English, German, Spanish and Danish, and my journalism has appeared in numerous magazines. I have written over 20 websites in their entirety. I'm also a contributor and ghostwriter of blogs, features, eBooks and memoirs, and an editor of fiction and non-fiction books.

As a writer, I specialise in
- Biography and profiles
- Pregnancy and parenting
- Health,...

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Jul 10, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

From the acknowledgements section: "To Bryony Sutherland, you had an almost...
Bryony has been brilliant to work with. She made my debut novel a much better book than...
'The edit, taglines and blurb for One Shot constitutes the third time in a row I've...
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'Bryony is an absolute dream to work with. From the start, she showed a great deal of...
'Bryony is without a doubt one of the top writers you can find on Elance. Her articles...
'Bryony is the epitome of everything you could want in a freelancer. She is fast,...
'My work required a final spit polish from a pair of fresh eyes and expert hands, and I...
'The day I discovered Bryony was, without doubt, one of the best days for our business....
'Bryony was friendly and professional, quick yet thorough, and a delight all round to...
'As usual, Bryony provides great insight in her notes and follow-up support. Her...
'Bryony's work is engaging, informative and well written. She knows how to adjust the...
'Bryony is excellent and a pleasure to work with. She is fast, accurate and has given...
'Bryony's writing is truly amazing. She is the best and really takes the time and...
"Bryony did a great job on copy for the website for MyTutorWeb and I have no...
"Bryony presents an excellent level of work in each piece she writes for us. I can...
"Astutely paced and comprehensively researched... crammed with quirky details....
“More great work for us from Bryony. Why look elsewhere?” Edit of nutritional text...
I write regular blogs for www.eumom.ie - readership 180,000+ To read the full article...
"Bryony was great to work with and I'd highly recommend her." Commissioned...
“My novel straddles a wide range of genres and stylistic devices, as well as a 3,000...
5* Elance feedback: "Fantastic!" Large bulk commission charting child...
"I have no hesitation in recommending Bryony. She is extremely professional and...
I provide regular blogs for leading parenting site, www.eumom.ie, readership 180,000+...
"This in-depth biography of the 60s superstar doesn’t just re-visit the obvious....
"As the first major biography of Kidman, this is very professional... One can’t...

Skills (15)

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English
English Speaking Test
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UK English Basic Skills Test
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Editing
UK English Oxford Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Biography
Web Content
Article Writing
English Spelling
English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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English Proofreading
UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style)
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Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (UK Version)
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Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (UK Version)
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Ghostwriting
Ebook writing
Biographer
Copywriting
Journalism
Newsletters

Service Description

- Author of seven traditionally published biographies, a music critique and two eBooks
- Editor for published and new authors of fiction and non-fiction books
- Content writer and editor for select business and lifestyle websites
- Editor and contributing writer for regular branded newsletters
- Ghostwriter of blogs and memoirs for private clients
- Professionally qualified proofreader
- Further skills in research for literary and online projects
- Topics include parenting, film, music, celebrity, media, health, fitness and dance

All my work is undertaken by me, personally, and is 100% unique. I don't subcontract (unless specifically requested to in the capacity of website / newsletter / magazine editor) and I don't use text editing or spinning software.

Preferred editing genres include science fiction, thrillers, mysteries, horror, historical fiction, children's fiction, humour, memoirs and true-life tales. I have a penchant for stories that are just that little bit out of the ordinary, so if you don't see your genre listed above but believe you have something offbeat, try me.

I positively encourage feedback and will always go the extra mile to ensure you receive the product you deserve. I'm not afraid to admit that I love my work and have never missed a deadline yet!

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Employment

www.bryonysutherland.com
Freelance Writer & Editor
2005 - Present
Provides original content and edits existing text for websites, books, eBooks and any other required format.
Atomic Partnership Ltd
Director and Writer
1997 - Present
Director and co-founder of this freelance writing partnership, specialising in biographies of popular music and film personalities, celebrity and lifestyle features and content, ghostwriting...
Blinkered
Writer, Editor & Proofreader
2012 - 2013
Writer of online copy for Blinkered and Blinkered clients (websites, blogs, newsletters, case studies, fact sheets, articles, interviews, press announcements etc).
Routledge
Freelance Rights Administrator
2011 - 2011
Sourced copyright permissions for 60 substantial entries in the anthology Arguing About Science (Routledge Philosophy May 2012). Database creation and management, online research including...
Internet Marketing ROI
Writer, Editor & Proofreader
2011 - 2011
This company was rebranded as Blinkered in January 2012 (see above).
OCD
Freelance editor/proofreader/writer
2011 - 2011
Online edit of site with regular updates. Supplied content including case studies of OCD’s work with individual clients. Edited the company's weekly online blogs and newsletters.
Lexxica Corporation KK, Japan
Freelance Dictionary Editor
2010 - 2010
Provided editorial content and support for WordEngine; an interactive online language testing and learning system, sponsored by Meiji University for Japanese students of English. Edited large...
RRP Magazine
Indexer and Contributor
2004 - 2005
Provided the Listings Section of upcoming releases for a monthly DVD and Blu–ray UK trade publication. This involved compiling promotional material and technical data into a specified alphabetical...

Education

Chapterhouse Publishing
Proofreading & Editorial Skills
2000 - 2000
Royal Academy of Music, U. of London
B. Mus (Hons) - Media, Commercial & Film Music
1994 - 1998

Keywords

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proofreader
biographer
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memoir
profile
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copywriter
ebook
article
blog
parenting
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