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Chris G. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 23, 2014

Chris G.

Editor, Journalist, and Writer.
   United States
  |   Rockford, MI
  |  11:33 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $12

Whether it is my own work or someone else's, the written word is paramount to my life. For me, language is not just a professional lure, but a passion I have nurtured since youth.

I have worked as a freelance journalist, blogged, edited, and interviewed my way through all corners of the creative. I am a writer and an author. The most important thing to know about me, however, is that I demand quality of my work in a quick and efficient manner. I have worked in a team and I have worked alone, and that means I know how to adapt to whatever...

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Jan 15, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|$50|Completed

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Portfolio

Students and state organizations were protesting Michigan State University's planned...
1. Proofread the first 10 chapters of this handbook, utilizing Microsoft Word's Track...
An interview with Wayne Pacelle, president of the Humane Society, regarding his new book.
1. Proofread the first 10 chapters of this handbook, utilizing Microsoft Word's Track...
Goldenrod Music, a once popular music distribution company, was closing its doors. This...
Acted as Copy Editor to optimize this art journal's general language, grammar and...
A profile of one of Michigan State University's environmental activist...
A sample in the form of the first chapter of my published novel, The Hollow March,...
http://www.amazon.com/Hollow-March-Haunted-Shadows-ebook/dp/B006HXLRCY
The first chapter sample of fantasy novel, "In Wilder Lands"--a 458 page work...
http://www.amazon.com/Wilder-Lands-Fall-Eldvar-ebook/dp/B005GM2I9I

Skills (8)

Tested
Content Writing
Creative Writing
English
Microsoft Word
English Grammar
English Punctuation
English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Online Writing

Employment

Abec's Small Business Review
Freelance Writer
2013 - Present
Write profiles showcasing local small business owners in the greater areas of both Ann Arbor and Toledo.
The City Pulse
Freelance Journalist
2011 - 2011
Utilized problem solving and research to locate, pitch and execute new story ideas to this weekly alternative paper in Michigan's state capital. Created print and online articles and features...
One Stop Poetry
Photography Manager
2010 - 2011
Transformed weekly photography prompts into full-fledged and highly successful photography and writing hybrid-features, showcasing interviews with photographers from all over the world. Edited,...
The City Pulse
News and Arts Intern
2010 - 2010
Created print and online articles and features covering local news and the arts in the Greater Lansing area.
SpartanEdge
Reporter
2009 - 2009
Authored articles for numerous sections and aspects of publication, including editorials, features, local and national issues, and reviews. Transcribed recorded interviews for use in articles.

Education

Michigan State University
Bachelor of arts in journalism
2007 - 2010

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