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Donovan S. | Elance
 
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Donovan S.

Advanced Skills with Words
   United States
  |   Bellflower, CA
  |  11:09 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

Hello! Thanks for reading. I have an M.A. in English literature from California Polytechnic University Pomona. I have edited papers for submission to journals and conferences for my peers, mentored and sat on a review board for a colleague's thesis, and edited dissertation chapters. I enjoy editing because it exposes me to other interesting fields and ideas. I like to learn new things, and if I didn't, I wouldn't have been insane enough to go for my graduate degree.

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Portfolio

Developed an ERWC (Expository Read and Writing Course) module. They act as a guideline...
I wrote this up as an example. The client ended up cancelling the job and didn't hire...
I wrote a mini-review of each BioShock title, and ranked them.
Client gave me 10 Resident Evil games to review and rank.
I did some digging around for different free horror genre games, then ranked them.

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Service Description

Editing (Line, copy, content, academic, what-have-you)

Proof reading

Critiquing

Creative writing (blogging, short story etc. No ghost writing)

Research and fact checking

Lesson planning, module creating, essay prompts etc.

Teaching and tutoring

Essentially, if it involves writing, I can do it.



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Employment

Moore and Associates
Secretary and Data Entry
2012 - Present
• Scan documents pertaining to current and closed workers’ compensation cases for digital filing. • Update case information from received correspondence. • Schedule medical appointments for...
Real English Teachers
English Camp Teacher
2014 - 2014
Taught English classes to groups of 10-15 students in Sichuan, China.
Walgreens
Photography Supervisor/Photo Clerk
2005 - 2012

Education

California Polytechnic University Pomona
Master of Arts English Literature
- 2014
California State University Fullerton
Bachelor of Arts English
- 2011
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