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Brooke Hamilton | Elance
 
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Brooke Hamilton

Communications Student and Professional Writer
   Canada
  |   Hamilton, Ontario
  |  12:23 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

I am a full-time Communications Student at McMaster University. I am also working toward my Writing for Publication Certificate from Mohawk College during the summer. I have extensive experience in writing creative nonfiction and fiction and have received awards for excellence in both poetry and prose. I have worked as the head intern and freelance writer for a local Hamilton-Burlington newspaper called The Bay Observer. I am currently a student scribe for the Hamilton AM chapter of Rotary International. In my spare time I write and perform...

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Portfolio

This journalistic piece I wrote for The Bay Observer covers a local comedy event held...
Full Title: "I Know Why the Caged Bird Gets on the Bus" This short story...

Skills (10)

Tested
Creative Writing
Academic Writing
English
Blogs
CSS
Adobe Photoshop
Photo Editing
Article Writing
Blogging
Children's Writing

Service Description

I can provide creative copywriting, ghostwriting, blogging and screenwriting services at an advanced skill level. Because of my firsthand experience in stand up comedy, I can speak to my understanding of humour, tone and writing for target audiences.

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Employment

The Write Imprint
Data Entry Clerk
2012 - Present
Helped to develop websites by working with CMS.
Rotary International
Student Scribe
2012 - Present
Attend weekly Rotary meetings and record the minutes, summarize them and publish them in an online bulletin.
The Bay Observer
Head Intern
2012 - 2012
Led a group of undergraduate students in interviewing subjects, attending events and writing articles in an office setting.
Olivieri
Factory Production Worker
2011 - 2011
Part of a team ensuring packed end products meet quality standards.
Banyan Community Services
Junior Camp Counselor
2009 - 2009
Worked with “at risk” children ages 6 to 12. Part of a team of counselors providing one on one and group support and activities in a summer camp environment.

Education

Mohawk College
Writing for Publication Certificate
2012 - Present
McMaster University
Communication Studies, Honours Bachelor of Arts
2012 - Present
Westmount Secondary School
Highschool Diploma
2006 - 2010
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comedy
humour
mental health
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