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Dedra M. | Elance
 
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Dedra M.

Lifestyles Writer
   United States
  |   Louisville, KY

Overview

I am a professional journalist who specializes in women's interest stories. I've covered fashion, health, beauty, healthy living, and kids and families for the past four years for two major newspapers and a women's fashion website. I'm now taking my career in another direction and diving into the freelance market.

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Jun 20, 2012|Article Writing|$375|Working

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Portfolio

A look at the psychology of shopping and its effect on the consumer.
Solving a fashion emergency and saving your favorite pair of boots.
A collection of clips demonstrating my scope of work.
an archive piece on fall decor
Tips on avoiding holiday weight gain.
Profile on a local fashion stylist.

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Service Description

I provide engaging and well-researched journalistic copy in the areas of fashion, beauty, health, home decor and lifestyles. As a trained and experienced reporter, I provide quality content in a voice that's reader-friendly, fun and inticing.

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Employment

The (Louisville) Courier-Journal, HerScene.com
Online Fashion Writer
2010 - 2011
Responsibilities included generating fashion and beauty story ideas, writing, editing, blogging daily, taking photos and video, utilizing CMS, generating traffic through social media for the...
The (Murfreesboro) Daily News Journal
Lifestyles Writer
2007 - 2010
Responsibilities include covering shopping, kids and health and general news assignments for a daily newspaper's women's interest publication

Education

Western Kentucky University
Bachelor of Arts in News/Editorial Journalism
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fashion writer
lifestyles writer
reporter
article writing
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