Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Carrol Strain | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Aug 27, 2015

Carrol Strain

Carrol Strain
   United States
  |   San Jose, CA
  |  7:33 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $35

As have many of my fellow freelancers, I've made the move to Upwork.

Find me there by pasting this string into your browser window: https://www.upwork.com/freelancers/~015c923e90229d98c6?


"Carrol is a truly gifted writer and a pleasure to work with."

"You sure make me a good writer! Thanks so much."

"...story-telling genius.... experience of a lifetime."

"Truly fantastic work, great communication and definitely went the extra mile. I'll for sure hire Carrol again. Her work was amazing."
~.~
You're here because you have a message you...

Read More »
May 4, 2015|Creative Writing|Private|Completed
|
5.0
Feb 23, 2015|Ghost Writing|Private|Completed
|
5.0
Jan 25, 2015|Ghost Writing|Private|Completed
Jan 21, 2015|Children's Writing|Private|Completed
|
5.0

View All »

Portfolio

Coyote Spirit: The Improbable Transformation from Minister to Clown is an ebook by...
Beginning with my client's early drafts and working with her every step of the way, I...
http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=lies+and+love+in+saint+paris
Assisted my client with formatting and publishing this ebook on Amazon.com.
An exerpt from a ghostwritten novel, used with permission.
Book review for Elance client, used with permission
Full revision of a piece of fiction
Original fiction
Original fiction
Excerpt from a scientific article published in a peer-reviewed journal
Press release
Company brochure

Skills (2)

Tested
English
English Spelling Test
My Score
avg
English Vocabulary Test
My Score
avg
U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
My Score
avg
English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
My Score
avg

Service Description

I am passionate about the process of writing, and I love working with my clients to tell their stories in the best possible way. I have spent a lifetime honing my skills with the written word, and I have the job history and client references to prove how good I am. Check them out, right here.

Let me help you turn your dreams into reality by writing your story your way. When you and I are finished working together, I promise you, you'll have a book you will feel proud to share with the world.



Read More »

Employment

Telik, Inc.
Assistant to R&D
1998 - Present
Daily tasks include writing, proofing and editing a wide variety of materials, from press releases and business letters to highly technical reports.

Education

University of Oklahoma
Bachelor's Degree in English
1964 - 1971
Overview  |  Job History  |  Portfolio  |  Resume/C.V.

Keywords

ghostwriting
editing
proofreading
ebook formatting
publishing assistance
My Snapshot
Writing & Translation
7
Elance Level
Level represents activity and experience on Elance. Freelancers start at Level 1 and achieve higher levels through their work. A higher "Level" indicates greater earnings, ratings and other achievements on Elance. Learn More »
  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Jobs
Total
Milestones
Hours
Reviews
5.0
Recommend
Clients
Total
Repeat
Earnings
Private
Private
Total
Per Client
Identity
Username
CarrolStrain
Type
Individual
Member Since
July 2008
Elance URL
Verifications
Carrol Strain | Elance

Carrol Strain