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Christy M. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 6, 2015

Christy M.

Professional Proofreading, Editing, & Writing
   United Kingdom
  |   Warrington, Cheshire
  |  11:14 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

I am an English Language, Literature & Creative Writing major with experience in proofreading, editing and writing in both US and UK English. I have a keen eye for detail and exceptional ear for voice. My non-fiction specialties include academic, medical, content and promotional copy. As an avid reader, I am familiar with publishing standards and specialize in literary fiction, romantic fiction and women's fiction.

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Portfolio

Patient Information Leaflet written by Christy M.
Personal Essay written by Christy M.
Short story written by Christy M.

Skills (3)

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

I have a strong belief in producing quality work while adhering to strict deadlines. I work hand in hand with my clients to ensure that they are not only well informed of my progress, but also that they are perfectly happy with the service I am providing.
My experience in editing includes editing for content, style and mechanics as well as developmental editing. I am familiar with the use of house styles and am able to edit using the AP, Chicago and Oxford styles. I have experience writing both non-fiction and fiction, in particular, writing short stories, memoirs, SEO, blogs resumes/CVs, web copy, home-study/online course content and promotional materials.
My varied personal experience has provided me with knowledge in a number of areas, including but not limited to:
Arts & Crafts
Medicine, Medical Terminology, Health & Disease- especially Cancer
Relationships, Marriage & Family
Parenting, Motherhood, Pregnancy & Children
Animals & pets
How-To Articles
Creative Writing- Fiction & Non-Fiction
Education, including University & Higher Education
Holiday Celebrations & Decorating



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Keywords

editor/proofreader
writer/content writer/ghostwriter
medical/academic experience
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US/UK English
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