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Justin Bendell | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 5, 2015

Justin Bendell

Writer, editor, proofreader, scientist
   United States
  |   Albuquerque, NM
  |  12:04 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $14

I am an efficient and competent writer and editor.

For the past 4 years I have served as fiction editor for two literary journals. I have 6+ years of editing / proofreading experience in journals and newspapers.

In 2014, I earned an MFA in creative writing with an emphasis in fiction and nonfiction. I have a 10% Creative Writing score for Elance. My work has been published in academic and literary journals and I have received awards for my writing.

My background is diverse and I pride myself on being deadline-oriented, trustworthy, and...

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Service Description

I write, proofread, edit, and conduct internet and library research.

Writing: articles, travel articles / guides, fiction, literary nonfiction, poetry, content, transcription

My essays, articles, fiction, and poetry have been published in reputable journals and magazines. See justinbendell.com if you want more info on what I do.

Editing: copy-editing, big picture critique, proofreading, spelling / grammar / punctuation.

I have 4 years experience as fiction editor for two literary journals, and I have 2+ years experience copy-editing newspapers. I have an MFA in Creative Writing from Florida International University, where I spent 3 years proof-reading, editing and critiquing graduate student work.

Research: internet or library research.

I heavily researched my MA thesis in academic libraries. I also worked for 2+ years in public libraries where I regularly helped patrons conduct database research.

In short, I love words, and love to help others improve/refine their written work.



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Employment

Florida International University
Writing Instructor
2010 - 2013
For 3 years, I taught Composition/Rhetoric and Creative Writing to undergraduates.

Education

Florida International University
MFA in Creative Writing
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Northern Arizona University
MA, Interdisciplinary Studies
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University of Wisconsin - Madison
BS, Biology & Ecology
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editing
proofreading
creative writing
article writing
copyediting
transcribing
research
ghost writing
nonfiction
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