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Kyle Austin | Elance
 
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Kyle Austin

An Eye For Detail, a Knack for Improvement
   United States
  |   Grand Rapids, MI
  |  11:11 am Local Time

Overview

I currently serve as the editor and co-director of Through the 3rd Eye, an online poetry project of the Grand Rapids Humanities Council which features the work of both etablished and up-and-coming poets in the state of Michigan. I also cover the Literary Life beat for REVUE, a Grand Rapids-based arts and entertainment magazine. I graduated Cum Laude from Aquinas College (Grand Rapids, MI) with a Bachelor's degree in English Literature and Language in 2010.

I have a wealth of writing and editing skills that were honed during a rigorous four...

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Portfolio

Covered Kent District Library's new Local Indie materials initiative for REVUE, a West...
http://revuewm.com/sounds/local-music-wm/item/1813-kent-district-library-gets-some-indie-cred
Interviewed humorist Ted Fox and wrote an article detailing his appearance in Grand...
http://revuewm.com/sights/literary-life/item/1861-ted-fox-is-laughing-at-us-all
Preview of hip-hop act The Coup's concert appearance in Grand Rapids. Published in...
http://revuewm.com/menuschedule/best-bets/item/1790-best-bet-hiphop-the-coup
Review of The Kitch'Room, a local foods restaurant in Gran Rapids. Published online at...
http://revuewm.com/scene/dining/item/1760-home-grown-the-kitch%E2%80%99room-brings-local-flavors-to-28th-street
Preview of an appearance in Grand Rapids by Dumpstaphunk, a nationally-recognized funk...
http://revuewm.com/sounds/on-tour/item/1712-hoptoberfest-come-for-the-beer-stay-for-dumpstaphunk
Interviewed best-selling memoirist Wade Rouse on his involvement in the inaugural Write...
http://revuewm.com/sights/literary-life/item/1882-literary-life

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Service Description

As an editor for an online publication, I have to make editorial decisions on the fly and am responsible for keeping tabs on a fairly sizable writing staff. I have agreat eye for detail and a keen understanding of how subtle changes can impact a piece of writing.

I also offer a wide range of writing services, including articles, training literature, press releases, interviews, and advertising copy. I have written professionally for three years, for both online and print publications. I pride myself on my consistency, attention to detail, and an acute sense of honesty that allows me to help any piece of writing realize its potential.

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Employment

The REVUE Magazine
Literary Life Writer
2013 - Present
REVUE is an arts and entertainment magazine based in Grand Rapids, MI. After a four-month internship period, during which I wrote feature articles on local and national recording artists, area...
Through the 3rd Eye
Editor/Co-Director
2009 - Present
Through the 3rd Eye is a non-profit website which promotes local poetry and provides inspiration and resources to young, developing writers throughout the state of Michigan. The site was founded in...

Education

Aquinas College
B.A. English Language and Literature
2006 - 2010

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creative
value
online
article
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blogging.
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