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Karin P. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 16, 2011

Karin P.

Creative, precise, experienced writer and editor
   United States
  |   Atkinson, NC
  |  7:16 am Local Time

Overview

Writing is my passion.

My first novel, The Spirit Healer, has been praised for its complex characters and described as a "page-turner." Reviews of it can be viewed at amazon.com.

Other writing experience includes over 10 years as a journalist for a local newspaper where I also edited the work of junior reporters.

My writing skills are enhanced by nine years as an educational counselor which honed my understanding of human nature.

Degrees earned include a BA in drama from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a MaED in...

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Service Description

As an experienced newpaper reporter and editor, I understand the importance of meeting deadlines and writing articles which are clear, accurate and interesting. Because my reporting experience spans everything from covering local government to human interest stories, I am especially skilled at rewriting documents on a variety of topics to make them concise, grammatically correct and easy to understand. I can also conduct research for writing articles on numerous subjects - including, but not limited to - health, alternative medicine, self-improvement and pets. As your service provider, my goal is to apply my excellent writing, listening and attention-to-detail skills to ensure you get the product you desire.

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Employment

The Pender Chronicle
Staff writer
2000 - 2010
Covered and reported on a variety of events ranging from festivals to county commissioners' meetings. Edited junior reporters' articles and mentored a high school journalism student.

Education

East Carolina University
Masters of Education in counseling
- 1985
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Bachelor of Art in Drama
- 1976
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health
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