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Katie Metcalfe | Elance
 
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Katie Metcalfe

Freelance writer with over ten years experience
   United Kingdom
  |   Billingham, Teesside
  |  7:23 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $11

I am a freelance writer, blogger, poet and workshop facilitator, with a 1st Class Degree in Creative Writing, and over ten years experience working and volunteering in the literary arts sector.

Currently, I write for Destructive Music, Planet Ivy and Zero Tolerance Magazine. I also host three blogs which can be found here:
http://wyrdwordsandeffigies.wordpress.com/
http://katiemetcalfe.wordpress.com/
http://destinationnorway.wordpress.com/

I am a dedicated, organised, extremely passionate writer. If you decide to hire me, I promise I...

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Portfolio

I created and edited Big Eyes Magazine, a new publication which encourages people to...
The Long Stillness is my fourth poetry collection and is available to read for free...
Issue five of a literary magazine which I established and edited. It can be read here...

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WordPress
Content Writing
Creative Writing
Online Writing
English
Blogging
Poetry
Article Writing
Blog Writing
Children's Writing

Service Description

I work as a freelance writer and workshop facilitator and have a long publishing history, which includes a non-fiction book on anorexia nervosa and four poetry collections.


Workshops:
Introduction to therapeutic writing
Introduction to creative writing
Falling in love with poetry
Creating a magazine
Creating a literary magazine
Establishing your first blog
Effective blogging
Effective networking
Effective time management
Self-publishing your poetry collection
How to get your writing published
Self-development as a writer
Performance poetry
Travel writing
Journaling
Therapeutic journal writing

Please note: All of my workshops can be tailored for groups of varying ages and abilities. I can also provide one to one sessions.


Journalism:
Anorexia
Depression
Hypochondria
Self-improvement/Personal growth
Obsessive compulsive disorder
Rebuilding family relationships
Mental Health
Literature
Poetry
Death
Creative Writing
Life as a university student
Travel in Nordic countries
Holistic therapies
Therapeutic writing
Polar Exploration
The Far North
Inuit Culture
Music (Metal/Experimental/Ritualistic/Ambient/Neo-folk Music)
Tattooing


Reviews:
Literature
Film
Public events
Gigs
Metal/Experimental/Ritualistic/Ambient/Neo-folk Music
Holistic therapies
Hostels/Hotels/Writing holidays/Public transport/Getaways


Blogging:
Guest blogger
Blog posts


Other Services:
Press releases
Newsletters
Fiction
Non-fiction
Poetry
Website content
Performance poetry
Public speaking


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Education

University of Cumbria
BA (Hons) Creative Writing
2007 - 2010
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