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Cerian G. | Elance
 
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Cerian G.

The Ghost Who Writes. MA in Professional Writing.
   Australia
  |  11:37 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $45


Master of Arts in Professional Writing; highly experienced editor and writer. Offering an array of writing and editing services.

MA, University of Technology, Sydney. PgDip in Acting (Welsh College of Music & Drama), Diploma in Photography.

Award winning writer (screenwriter, Moondance), and ranked highly amongst numerous prestigious literary awards, including the Fish Short Story Prize, UK, 2013 (longlisted from 1600 entries), Real Writers Short Story Awards, UK (shortlisted from 4000 entries), British Short Screenplay Competition...

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Portfolio

Developmental editor (with substantial rewriting) and writing coach on this wonderful...
http://www.jadeandthedeva.com
Substantive edit on this insightful, reflective self-help book
http://christinaguidotti.com.au/author/
Edited this insightful memoir looking at early Australian nursing.
http://www.earlyaustraliannursing.com.au/index2.html
Completed a manuscript appraisal, followed by mid-level copy edit on this wonderful book.
http://www.theaccidentalanarchist.com/
Five page Film As Text Essay, Screen Education Magazine, Issue 62, Winter 2011
Completed a substantive line-by-line edit on this lengthy memoir.
http://www.drivingstraight.com/
Completed a mid-level copy edit on this terrific novel.
http://www.turquoisebooks.org/
Completed a Substantive Edit on this inspirational autobiography.
http://www.cantwalkcanfly.com/
Master of Arts Degree

Skills (5)

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Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Service Description

Awards include Short Screenplay Award at Moondance International Film Festival in USA.

Recent publications and contracts include; ghost writing of many novels and memoirs, Substantive editing of many fiction and non-fiction books, screenplay editing, poetry, proofreading of documents, persuasive letter writing, web content (wine, dogs, cars, real estate, marketing, pizzas... you name it), press releases, speeches, and more.

When it comes to writing, I am a Jill of all trades. I have meticulous English and grammar and my fields cover all kinds of writing, editing and proofreading from creative, to factual, to ghost writing.

I can offer services in article writing, fiction writing, script and screenplay writing, memoir/biography, ghost writing, and pretty much any other kind of writing either factual or fiction, professional or creative.

During my Master of Arts, I became well known for my excellent critical feedback on other manuscripts, and was sought by fellow students for proofreading, editing, and assessment. I enjoy this work and have built on this through professional engagements. I can offer extensive assessment of your manuscript, including excellent advice on revisions and alterations.

I am no stranger to deadlines, and I can offer fast turn around with strong attention to detail and grammatical correctness.
I am fully proficient with the Chicago Manual of Style guidelines, Oxford, APA, AP, Harvard, and am entirely familiar with the nuances between American...

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Education

University of Technology, Sydney
Master of Arts in Professional Writing
2001 - 2003
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama
Post Graduate Diploma in Acting
1993 - 1994
Australian College of Freelance Photography
Diploma of Freelance Photography
1993 - 1993

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