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Jodie K. | Elance
 
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Jodie K.

Author, proofreader, editor
   United States
  |   Los Angeles, CA
  |  9:26 am Local Time

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Overview

I am the author of Motherhood Smotherhood (October 2014, Skyhorse Publishing) and my essays have appeared on Salon, the Huffington Post, theRumpus.net, The Hairpin, xoJane, The Nervous Breakdown and other venues. Additionally, I am a writing coach, copyeditor, and ghostwriter with a variety of academic, corporate, and nonprofit clients.

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Portfolio

Author of a parenting/humor book released October 2014 by Skyhorse Publishing
http://www.amazon.com/Motherhood-Smotherhood-Lactivists-Mompetitions-Germophobes/dp/1629146587/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1410375392&sr=8-1&keywords=motherhood+smotherhood
Writer of a popular article on Salon.com.
http://www.salon.com/2012/01/16/attachment_parenting_dropout/
Writer of an essay published on the Huffington Post that garnered nearly half a million...
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jj-keith/vaccines_b_3829948.html
Author of a parenting/humor book released in Australia in September 2014 by Nero.
http://www.blackincbooks.com/books/stop-reading-baby-books

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Service Description

I have been writing online since 2004, and have published essays on a variety of topics and a parenting/humor book. However, the majority of my work is proofreading and ghost writing for diverse clients. I have edited book proposals, manuscripts, articles, and websites to suit both AP and Chicago style.

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Employment

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Writer
2005 - Present
Regular contributor to several publications Created commercial copy and managed data-driven projects Provided administrative and editorial support for corporate clients Conducted seminars and...
University of Southern California
Lecturer
2005 - 2009
Directed instructors by auditing grades, enforcing departmental policies and creating curricula Taught up to three classes per semester on writing and critical thinking Led seminars on educational...
Taschen
Marketing Coordinator
2003 - 2005
Produced marketing materials Supported a team of remotely-based sales staff Managed a team of interns
Publishers Group West
Marketing Assistant
2002 - 2003
Supported the catalog and marketing staff Handled a database of titles, including data exports to major retailers Edited trade catalogs and other sales materials

Education

University of Southern California
Masters of Professional Writing
2006 - 2008
University of California, Berkeley
Bachelor of arts in anthropology
1997 - 2000
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parenting writer
writer AP style
writer Chicago style
copyeditor
proofreader
beta reader
book proposals
co-author
ghost writer
writing coach
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