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Mike C. | Elance
 
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Mike C.

Versatile Writer With Versatile Experience
   United States
  |   Los Gatos, CA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

www.mikecalahan.wordpress.com

To quote Sullivan's Travels, "There's something to be said for making people laugh. You know that's all that some people have? It isn't much, but its better than nothing in this cock-eyed caravan."
My inspirations range from Larry Gelbart, James Thurber and Robert Benchley to Preston Sturges and Groucho Marx (a tattoo of whom adorns my left arm). I have sold numerous articles, essays and satire pieces both in print and on-line. For over a year, I had a monthly humor article via an Humane Society-sponsored wine...

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Feb 22, 2011|Creative Writing|Private|Completed
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4.7
Nov 24, 2009|Sales Writing|Private|Completed
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5.0
Sep 3, 2009|Creative Writing|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jul 16, 2009|Article Writing|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

A mocking report of the ridiculous claim of Disney, mind control and the Illumanati.
http://mikecalahan.com/?p=565
In this for a local paper, I write about Civil War re-enactment day!
http://www.mikecalahan.com
Tale about my first trip to Disneyland and how childhood glory quickly turned into...
http://www.mikecalahan.com
Exploration into that which is known as the rebound relationship.
http://www.mikecalahan.com
Every writer has written a piece about the world of email spam. I decided I would be no...
http://www.mikecalahan.com

Skills (2)

Tested
Content Writing
Creative Writing

Service Description

One of my primary abilities is finding the humor in any situation or story and bringing it out for the reader. Great deal of knowledge of American history, pop culture from 1920's and up, well versed in an array of musical genres and self-proclaimed know-it-all film geek regarding cinema. Other skills not mentioned are private and might get me in trouble with my wife upon public demonstration.

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humor
content
comedy
history
copywriting
editing
collaborative
user guides
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calahan
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November 2008
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Mike C. | Elance

Mike C.