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Heather P. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 9, 2014

Heather P.

Literary consultant, writer and editor.
   Canada
  |   Toronto, Ontario

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

I am a published writer and currently work as a Senior Editor and proofreader at a North American publishing company. I have worked in print and online media for 6 years, after graduating with a degree in English Literature and Philosophy from Manchester University. The majority of my editing and proofreading experience has been with non-fiction articles and manuscripts, though I am more than comfortable working in fiction and technical writing too. For 3 years I have worked at a publishing company, taking raw manuscripts through all...

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Skills (9)

Tested
Online Writing
Editing
English
English Proofreading
UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style)
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Creative Writing
Content Writing
English Spelling
English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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Ghostwriting
Literary Consultancy

Service Description

I offer a variety of services, including but not limited to the following: editing, proofreading, ghost writing, creative writing (fiction and non-fiction), structural editing, article writing, copyediting, transcription, research, photography, proposal appraisal and mentoring.

I work quickly and with strong attention to detail, and am confident working in a wide range of subjects and styles. I am professional in all dealings, and work well with deadlines and new challenges.

I particularly enjoying working on books, and find the experience of taking a manuscript from first draft to published book exhilarating!

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Employment

Heather Parry Literary Consultancy
Owner
2012 - Present
The Heather Parry Literary Consultancy service provides personal and professional support for writers, to bring manuscripts up to publishing standard and to help you become to writer that you want...
McBeth Media
Senior Editor and Staff Photographer
2009 - Present
Rock Sound Magazine
Editorial Assistant
2007 - 2007

Education

University of Manchester
BA Hons English Literature and Philosophy
2005 - 2008

Keywords

proofreading
publishing
writing
creative
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