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Ella K. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 28, 2013

Ella K.

Doing things the write way
   United States
  |   APO, AE
  |  6:15 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $18

I have been a freelance writer since 1999 and a freelance editor since 2011. Eleven of my children's books have either been published or are under contract. I have ghost-written over half a dozen nonfiction books and fictional stories, and have edited children's books,spec fi, mystery, and more. I have written hundreds of articles for children, teens, college students, the lay public and professionals. My work has appeared newspapers, regional and national magazines, and websites including About.com and eHow. I have also translated consumer...

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Jun 11, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Working
Mar 11, 2013|Translation|Private|Completed
Dec 31, 2012|Translation|Private|Completed
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Oct 30, 2012|Article Writing|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

My track-changed edits to a ESL cover letter.
My track-changed edits and comments to a query letter for a manuscript.
First page of a published article.
First page of a published article
Published artlcle

Skills (6)

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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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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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Resume Writing
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Service Description

My specialties include:
-- Fiction and creative nonfiction: Make sure the story you need to tell is presented in the most appealing, digestible way.
-- Children's writing: Short stories, personalized stories, text for phone apps, etc. Custom stories and children's nonfiction for you.
-- Ghostwriting: I will work with you to capture the message you want to get across in your voice.
-- Editing: Want a professional writer's opinion of your creative fiction or nonfiction? Need an editorial review of your research? I provide both developmental and line-by-line editing and advice.
-- Clear language/plain language: Have complex information you want to make sure your clients can understand? Hire a clear language expert. Clear language English/Spanish translation services also available.


I can meet your deadline and word count every time. Have a special project in mind? Contact me.


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Employment

Musa Publishing
Content Editor
2012 - Present

Education

Valdosta State University
Doctorate of Public Administration
2009 - Present
Louisiana Tech University
Masters of Industrial Organizational Psychology
2000 - 2001
University of Virginia
Bachelors of Psychology
- 1999

Keywords

writing
editing
ghostwriting
creative writing
fiction
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