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Brenda Neugent | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 10, 2014

Brenda Neugent

Experienced writer with a passion for words
   United States
  |   Madison, NC

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

I am a professional writer with a passion for making words come alive, taking readers on a journey through my work. I view words as an opportunity to paint a portrait, and each sentence as a brush stroke toward a beautiful finished product.

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Jun 30, 2014|Report Writing|Private|Working
Jun 23, 2014|Ghost Writing|Private|Completed
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Jun 18, 2014|Technical Writing|Private|Working
Jun 16, 2014|Technical Writing|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

Did on the fly for a client who had an emergency.
I interviewed Sally Struthers a few days before she appeared in the touring production...
What a great way for dogs and their humans to bond!
This story features tips on cycling and cycling safety, geared toward women and better...
Tips on how to master the art of basket weaving. Aimed at beginners.
tips on broom making for beginners to the craft

Skills (6)

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Editing
English Grammar
English Proofreading
U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)
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U.S. Word Usage Test
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

I have written both features and news stories and served in editorial positions at several different newspapers over the course of my 20-year career. I was the arts and entertainment editor at three newspapers, including the historic Green Bay News-Chronicle.
I have won numerous awards, including a first place Virginia Press Association award for feature writing in 2006.


With 20 years of newspaper experience, I have the writing and editing skills to get your job done, accurately and on time.
I have written a variety of feature stories during my years as a reporter, and have interviewed musicians, comedians and artists, sharing their stories with readers through compelling, intriguing copy.

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Education

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Communication Processes with an Emphasis in Journalism
1983 - 1989

Keywords

writer
editor
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