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Dori Stone | Elance
 
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Dori Stone

Published author and skilled editor/ proofreader.
   United States
  |   Atascadero, CA

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Overview

I am a published author of two books (one novel and one nonfiction), the proofreader for a nationally syndicated newspaper columns, and the secretary for a charitable nonprofit organization. I have tutored students in English composition and have edited many stories and articles for local writers and acquaintances. I have a strong understanding of English grammar, an eye for detail, and a sense for what will flow smoothly and grab a reader. I have received much positive feedback for my editing/ proofreading skills and would glad to offer...

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Portfolio

This is a piece I wrote, which was published last year in The New Times (San Luis...
This is a hard copy of a short story I edited for a client this year.

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Service Description

I can proofread for basic grammar and punctuation errors, and I can also offer editing suggestions to improve fluidity, clarity, and appeal of a written document. I have edited academic papers, fiction, nonfiction, essay, articles, and more.

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Employment

Barry Stone
proofreader
2010 - Present
Editor and proofreader for a national syndicated newspaper column, "Ask The Inspector"
Dori Stone
self-employed
2008 - Present
Published author and freelance writer
Institute for Food and Development Policy
intern writer
2007 - 2008
Conducted on U.S.-Mexico immigration and wrote a nonfiction book to be published by the Institute.

Education

University of California, Davis
International Agricultural Development
2004 - 2006

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