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Charlotte F. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 19, 2014

Charlotte F.

Top-notch writer & award-winning teacher
   United States
  |   Bedford, VA
  |  3:45 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $50

If you want a writer who establishes a conversation with readers, injects a sense of humor, and crafts poignant, thought-provoking pieces, you've found her.

While I excel at research, I prefer to follow the wise advice: 'write what you know.' As a writer, a teacher, and (above all) a wife and mother, I specialize in writing high-quality pieces about:

* small business management
* education
* children
* parenting
* family
* food
* Christianity
* music
* travel

I hold a B.A. in English and Creative Writing with a minor in...

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Skills (15)

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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Content Writing Skills Test
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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Editing
UK English Oxford Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Children's Writing
English Proofreading
Speech Writing
Report Writing
Lesson Plans
Poetry
Blogging
Travel Writing
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Italian To English Translation Skills Test
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Service Description

I only submit proposals for jobs that are the best match regarding my skills, knowledge, interest, and expertise--time is the most precious gift we have, and I am not in the business of wasting it.

I guarantee clear communication, a fair price, and a reasonable turnaround time.

I provide the following services to my clients:

* Academic writing
* Articles
* Blogging
* Business writing
* Business letters
* Children's book writing
* Christian devotions and literature
* Content editing
* Content writing
* Copy editing
* Curriculum development
* Creative writing
* Feature writing
* E-book writing and formatting
* Ghostwriting
* Guidebook writing
* Internet research
* Lesson plans
* Non-fiction writing
* Novel synopsis
* Poetry analysis, feedback, and editing
* Proofreading
* Research for authors
* Speech writing
* Travel writing
* Web content development and editing
* Web Content

I'm happy to provide professional examples upon request.









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Employment

Bower Center for the Arts
Instructor
2012 - Present
Developed, implemented, and led the workshop "Developing A Sense of Place In Writing" (poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction). I offer a variety of workshops throughout the calendar year.
Bedford County Public Schools
Teacher
2005 - 2011
Taught classes in pre-AP English, Journalism, Creative Writing, Advanced Composition, Mythology, and senior English. I worked with a wide range of students, from the struggling readers to the...
Goochland County Public Schools
Teacher
2004 - 2005
Taught sixth and seventh grade Language Arts to students at all levels of learning. Researched, developed, and implemented a curriculum pacing guide for the sixth grade.
Private Attorney
Legal secretary
2002 - 2003
Researched, drafted, transcribed, and wrote a variety of legal documents, including but not limited to: motions, decrees, wills, trusts, deeds, and various letters to the courts and clients.

Education

Lynchburg College
Certificate, Institute of Professional Studies
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Carson-Newman College
B.A. English with a Creative Writing concentration
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Keywords

articles
editing
proofreading
creative writing
kids
children
lesson plan
education
blog
curriculum
piano
music
parenting mom
teacher
Virginia
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