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Allison I. | Elance
 
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Allison I.

Professional Editor and Writer
   United States

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $35

I have a master of fine arts in creative writing from San Diego State University, and a bachelor of arts in English and minor in creative writing from the University at Albany. I have taught creative writing in both fiction and poetry at SDSU. I am currently the acquisitions editor for BQB Publishing. With years of experience as an editor, writer, and educator, I will provide extensive commentary and editing to your documents and manuscripts.

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Skills (4)

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Creative Writing
Editing
English
English Grammar

Employment

BQB Publishing
Acquisitions Manager
2011 - Present
Review all manuscripts and submission packages for publication, which includes children’s books, short story collections, fiction novels and novellas of all genres, self-help books, and non-fiction...
Virtual Tales
Fiction Editor
2007 - Present
-Screened and evaluated over 100 manuscripts -Provide constructive criticism to assigned author's manuscript regarding character, plot, scene, setting and point of view development -Edited and...
Primary Intelligence
Technical Writer and Editor
2008 - 2011
-Wrote, edited, and proofread over 1,500 business profiles -Edited profiles for consistency of language, grammatical errors, and fluid sentence structures -Helped develop and writer company...
San Diego State University
Graduate Teaching Associate
2007 - 2007
-Educated 28 students on the various creative writing techniques, crafts, and genres -Designed lesson plans and organized creative collaborate group activities -Successfully administered fiction...
San Diego State University
Department of Rhetoric & Writing Studies In-Class Writing Tutor
2004 - 2007
-Tutored over 100 students per semester for RWS 100, RWS 101, and RWS 200 courses -Required to meet with students at least 6 times per semester -Provided feedback on writing strengths and weakness;...
San Diego State University
Department of Rhetoric & Writing Studies Drop-In Writing Tutor
2004 - 2007
-Tutored over 100 students per semester; tutored over 1,000 students in 4 years -Assisted students with improving their grammar, organization, and proper MLA/APA reference styles
San Diego State University
Editorial Assistant: Fiction International and Pacific Review
2004 - 2007
-Evaluated multiple manuscript submissions for journal-specific content, theme, and style

Education

San Diego State University
Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing
2004 - 2007
University at Albany
Bachelor of Arts in English, Concentration in Creative Writing
1998 - 2002

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