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Mary Broadhurst | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 5, 2015

Mary Broadhurst

Editor and writer - I'm here to help you!
   Australia
  |   Langwarrin, Victoria
  |  1:44 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $33

With over twenty years of experience in writing and editing/proofreading, I am able to complete jobs in a timely manner. I am professional, friendly and understand the importance of each job.

I offer a full service for writers of all levels. I can help develop manuscripts from the early stages of an idea and plotlines to the more intricate details. With my editing and proofreading skills, I can polish your final product.

As a published writer, I can also ghost write your ideas into a professional manuscript, manual or whatever you have...

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Dec 15, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

Interviewed business owner and researched additional information. Wrote the article for...
Research information. Write content. Used html so content could be displayed on website.
Researched information. Wrote the article for a magazine publication. Took photos to be...
Researched information. Wrote the article for a magazine publication. Took photos to be...

Skills (10)

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Creative Writing Test - Fiction (UK Version)
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Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (UK Version)
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UK English Basic Skills Test
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Editing/Copy Editing
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U.S. English Proofreading (Chicago)
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Service Description

Whether you need to improve your own skills or enhance your work for a fighting chance in the publishing world, I can help you to become a better writer and present polished and professional work to publishers. Don't let poor spelling or grammar hold you back as a published author.

Perhaps you're not gifted when it comes to writing, but have a burning desire to turn your ideas into a non-fiction/fiction manuscript. I can write it for you.

Or may be you need content for your website or other business related content. Don't waste your time fumbling for the right word. Let me do it for you.

EDITING
Editing requires some rewriting in regards to grammar use and readability while keeping the author's content and style. Constructive criticism or suggestions are given on all or part of the author's work.

A manuscript may require a more comprehensive edit when substantial organisation and rewording is necessary.

PROOFREADING
Proofreading eliminates spelling and typographical errors, incorrect word usage, and corrects punctuation.
Proofreading is a vital process and shouldn't be dismissed. The story or article must be error free to be received well by its intended audience. Annoying distractions, such as misspelt words and incorrect punctuation, can interrupt the flow causing the reader to lose interest. Besides looking unprofessional, the author loses credibility.

It is usually difficult for an author to notice his or her errors. When checking, the author already knows...

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