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Carter N. | Elance
 
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Carter N.

An experienced writer ready to write for you
   United States
  |   Minneapolis, MN
  |  2:06 pm Local Time

Overview

You're looking for someone who bleeds the English language and you've found him. I bring nearly a decade's experience as a newspaper reporter and editor, having worked for The Boston Globe, the Miami Herald, and the Austin (Texas) American-Stateman, among other newspapers. I earned two journalsim degrees from the best undergraduate journalism school in the country, and a law degree from one of the top-ten law schools in America.

I have a keen grasp of narrative, legal, descriptive, historical, and analytical writing, and I can give you...

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Portfolio

Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
Austin (Texas) American-Statesman
The New York Times

Skills (2)

Tested
Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Service Description

I can write for almost any format, and I am very flexible as to length, topic, deadlines, and research. I can also provide high-quality copyediting and proofreading on any topic. Above all I believe in concision and clarity, with a healthy dose of wit where it's appropriate.


MY SERVICES

* Article writing
* Legal writing
* Web content
* E-books & blogs
* Copywriting
* Other - writing services jobs
* Ghost writing
* Editing & proofreading
* Creative writing
* Newsletters
* Narrative writing
* Analytical writing
* Descriptive writing
* Persuasive writing
* Health and disability topics

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Employment

Self-Employed
Freelance Writer
2009 - Present
Tobacco Law Center
Lawyer Intern
2008 - 2008
Pryor, Cashman, Sherman & Flynn LLP
Summer Associate
2004 - 2004
Austin American-Statesman
Metro Reporter
2000 - 2002
Researched, wrote, and edited articles for the largest-circulation daily newspaper in Central Texas.
Daily Southtown
Metro Reporter
1999 - 2000
Researched and wrote articles for a suburban daily newspaper on the South Side of Chicago.
The Boston Globe
Metro Reporting Intern
1997 - 1997
Researched and wrote articles for the largest daily newspaper in New England.
Erie Daily Times
Metro Reporting Intern
1996 - 1996
Researched and wrote articles for Erie, Pennsylvania's daily afternoon newspaper.
The Miami Herald
Metro Reporting Intern
1996 - 1996
Researched and wrote articles for South Florida's largest daily newspaper.

Education

New York University School of Law
JD
- 2007
Northwestern University
BS in Journalism, MS in Journalism
- 1998

Keywords

Writing
Journalist
Legal Writing
Copyediting
My Snapshot
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