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Mark H. | Elance
 
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Mark H.

Mark Harris
   United States
  |   Burbank, CA

Overview

I provide humorous and creative writing in the form of essays, stories, jokes, comics, and scripts to spice up presentations, websites, or just to make someone laugh. I also have experience copywriting for businesses and academic institutions. I have published a humor column, comic strips, animation scripts, blogs, and have studied humor writing in college. I have written for publications like About.com, PopMatters, Napster, Madatoms.com, Intercom, Abeedle.com, and Cap & Compass.

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Portfolio

Fun e-mail survey for George Mason University to incoming students.
Humorous "viral video" script for George Mason University's mascot, Gunston.
Music review for PopMatters.com.
Humor essay for PopMatters.com
Parody for PopMatters.com
Lighthearted corporate newsletter detailing Abeedle's social networking site for...
Email promoting Wartburg College's visitation day for incoming students interested in...
How-to article for eHow.com detailing how to get on the game show "Lingo" and...
Light-hearted biography of Michael Jackson for Napster.com.

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Writing - Articles; humor; copywriting

Service Description

I am a one-person writing machine dedicated to the goal of the client. If specialized web knowledge is needed, I have a tech support individulal as well.

I provide humorous and creative writing in the form of essays, stories, jokes, comics, and scripts to spice up presentations, websites, or just to make someone laugh. I also have experience copywriting for businesses and academic institutions. I have published a humor column, comic strips, animation scripts, and have studied humor writing in college. I have written for Magazines like Intercom, Ugly Planet, and TheIndi, plus sites such as Napster, Popmatters.com, Abeedle.com, and I continue to write daily for BlackHorrorMovies.com and Reggae-Reviews.com.

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Employment

About.com
Horror/Suspense Guide
2008 - Present
Madatoms.com
Staff Writer
2008 - Present
eHow.com
Freelance Writer
2007 - 2008
Cap and Compass
Freelance Writer
2007 - 2007
Abeedle
Freelance Writer
2006 - 2007
Copywriting of promotional materials, web content, and e-mails for colleges and universities. Humorous scriptwriting for animation and "viral videos" promoting colleges to prospective students.
Countrywide Home Loans
Technical Writer
2005 - 2007
Napster
Freelance Writer
2005 - 2006
Wrote lighthearted biographies of musical performers and genre overviews.
Popmattes.com
Staff Writer
2004 - 2005
WMC Mortgage Corporation
Technical Writer
2004 - 2005
First Virginia Banks, Inc.
Technical Writer/Policy and Procedures Analyst
1998 - 2003
University Journal
Comic Strip Artist
1995 - 1996
Cavalier Daily
Staff Writer
1992 - 1993

Education

UCLA
N/A
2004 - 2005
University of Virginia
Bachelor of Arts
1992 - 1996

Keywords

humor
comedy
copywriter
creative
business
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