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Lucy Ellis | Elance
 
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Lucy Ellis

Writer / Editor / Proofreader
   United Kingdom
  |   Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
  |  6:41 am Local Time

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Overview

I am a passionate communicator with over 15 years' experience in publishing. As a writer I have had 7 biographies and a music critique published in the UK, Western Europe, America and Australia.
As a ghostwriter I have produced personal memoirs tackling difficult subjects such as addiction, abuse and depression. I have also penned several health and well-being eBooks.
As a journalist I am a regular blogger for a number of sites and have contributed numerous lifestyle articles, blogs and quizzes to a wide variety of websites and magazines.
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Jul 9, 2015|E-books and Blogs|Private|Working
Jul 1, 2015|Article Writing|Private|Completed
Jun 25, 2015|Web Content|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

“Lucy_Ellis has been a superb editor and contributor of a chapter to my self help...
http://www.amazon.com/Online-Dating-Success-Secrets-Women-ebook/dp/B00HHG2VZ2
"Lucy, thank you so much. You did an excellent job with these blogs. I'm very...
http://www.elementem.com/blogs/escapes
“Lucy is an excellent writer. She delivers well-researched, high quality articles....
http://www.letstalkbreasts.co.uk/
Regular contributor to Walk [In] Closet blog, helping women in Dubai make the smart...
http://www.walkinclosetdubai.com/blog/
“Lucy was a gem. I gave her a ton of material that I knew was going to be tough to put...
“Lucy was a dream writer. First draft was brilliant. Very clear communication. Lovely...
Provide at least three dance articles per month for the Australian Arthur Murray...
http://www.arthurmurray.com.au/
Guest blogger for Care4Living providing engaging stories for our elder community. This...
http://www.care4living.co.uk/blog/dancing-is-strictly-the-answer
Ghostwriter for holistic health blog
http://holisticsquid.com/is-a-chicken-pox-party-a-dumb-idea/
“Proactive and turnaround well within tight timescales. Will be using again.” Edited...
http://www.journeybook.co.uk/
Regular contributor to AllBBQs website giving Australians ideas for their favourite way...
http://www.allbbqs.com.au/bbq-recipes
Regular contributor to AllBBQs website giving Australians ideas for their favourite way...
http://www.allbbqs.com.au/bbq-tools
"As the first major biography of Kidman, this is very professional... One can’t...
At just eleven months Drew made her first commercial for Puppy Choice Dog Food, at...
"Astutely paced and comprehensively researched... crammed with quirky details....
"It has to be said though that out of the titles that have been published...
“Thanks Lucy, excellent work, you deliver everything that I wanted, and I find your...
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Alternative-manage-diabetes-merle-wilson-ebook/dp/B00DRLCJ3K/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1383045380&sr=8-1&keywords=merle+wilson+diabetes
Create product stories to sell BBQs and pizza ovens to Australian males. Feedback from...
http://www.allbbqs.com.au/marine-barbecues/gas-marine-barbecues/galleymate-1500-gas-bbq.html
Regular blogger for Vitamark website, providing health and well-being content promoting...
http://www.vitamark.co.nz/
Create engaging articles on a variety of personal injury accidents, both at home and...
http://www.trueaccidentsatwork.co.uk/
A variety of fast-paced image-driven quizzes designed to discover personality traits....
http://www.tokii.com
Regular guest blogger for a relationships website, this article describes the pitfalls...
http://justforwifey.com/author/lullabelle/
Regular guest blogger for a relationships website, this article was about how to get...
http://justforwifey.com/author/lullabelle/
"Lucy did a fantastic job editing our website and we always refer back to her with...
http://www.crusadersrugby.org/
Edited content for the matchday programme for the Crusaders rugby team, Orchid cancer...

Skills (10)

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Creative Writing
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Ghostwriting
Editing
English Proofreading
UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style)
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Biography
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Service Description

Published biographer, ghostwriter of personal memoirs and historical profiler

Health and well-being eBook writer

Blog, features and content provider, specialising in:
- dance and fitness
- health & well-being
- hobbies and scrapbooking
- food & drink
- travel
- photography

Creative product stories

Talented at turning business text into user-friendly communications
Professionally qualified editor and proofreader
Excellent researcher

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Employment

Lucy Ellis
Reward communicator
2005 - 2013
Working in HR specialising in Reward communications for a number of businesses in media, FMCG and retail. Total Reward Statements detailing the value of senior individuals' full package Launch...
Atomic Partnership Limited
Director & Writer
1997 - 2005
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...

Education

London School of Economics
BA (Hons) History
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Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College
MA CIPD (Reward)
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Chapterhouse
Proofreading & editing
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ghostwriter
biographer
editor
proof-reader
articles
blogs
health
fitness
well-being
dance
history
crafts
memoirs
celebrity
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