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Sandra J. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 12, 2015

Sandra J.

Developmental Editor and Hyperbole Expert
   United States
  |   Hillsboro, OR
  |  4:55 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

Words may escape me, but never for long. I am a creative writer with a fascination with sardonic humor and well-crafted sentences. Through the styles and forms of writing change, it is important to know how to get a message across. I am an experienced developmental editor, proof-reader, and creative consultant, as well as a published poet and short-story author.

I am a developmental editor, proofreader, and writer. For the last two years, I have been running a small developmental editing/e-publishing business out of my home. I have...

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Skills (10)

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Creative Writing
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Editing
Content Writing
Microsoft Excel
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign
Business Card Design
Cover Design
GIMP

Service Description

I am a developmental editor, proofreader, and writer. For the last two years, I have been running a small developmental editing/e-publishing business out of my home. I have extensive training in publishing, editing, marketing, and business management. In addition to my work with my company, Firesong Arts, I also have schooling in statistical analysis, Microsoft Excell, and Adobe InDesign. My specialties include concept development, project organization, editing, proof-reading, and desktop publishing.

I have 8+ years experience in copy editing, proof-reading, and series editing,
5+ years experience in developmental editing, layout design, and e-book formatting, and 3+ years experience in business documentation, and legal contracts.


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Employment

Firesong Arts
Developmental Editor
2012 - Present
Firesong Arts is an independent editing and proofreading service designed to give you the very best service available in publishing. See www.firesongarts.com for more details.

Education

Portland Community College
Associate of Science
2011 - 2012
Portland Community College
Associate of General Studies
2011 - 2012
SUNY University at Buffalo
B.A English Literature
2008 - 2010
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writer
editor
developmental editor
copy editor
content design
graphic design
english grammar
proof reader
desktop publishing
e-books
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