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Kristen B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 17, 2014

Kristen B.

I love to write nonfiction and creative fiction.
   United States
  |   Grand Rapids, MI
  |  12:26 pm Local Time

Overview

I have been teaching high school English for 20 years. I can write about practically anything. As a high school teacher and writer, I have a solid grasp of grammar and style. I have been teaching writing, and editing student work for many years.

I discovered Elance by accident, but I have found it to be great place to be able to write, meet clients, and develop business relationships to meet their needs in an online setting. It has given me a new perspective as a teacher about the importance of writing and communicating.

Over the years as...

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Portfolio

Short Biography of Irish Author, Eoin Colfer
Dystopian Short Story
This is a piece a wrote for Yahoo! Sports. I have a regular beat writing about the 2012...
http://sports.yahoo.com/olympics/news?slug=ycn-10928208
Wrote a blog for a vintage car website.
Wrote a blog for an exercise website.

Skills (9)

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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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English
English Speaking Test
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English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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Non-fiction Writing
Journalism
Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Service Description

I am always interested in different writing projects. From product descriptions, SEO work, and more, I simply love to write!


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Education

Michigan State University
Master's Courses in Journalism
1998 - Present
Marygrove College
Master's Degree in Art of Teaching
- 2003
Grand Valley State University
BA English
- 1994

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