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Laura C. | Elance
 
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Laura C.

Children's book Author, professional Editor
   United States
  |   Bradenton, FL
  |  3:37 am Local Time

Overview

“Through personal adversity and emotional turmoil Laura kept moving forward. Her spirit and professionalism never wavered. On top of that she delivered eloquently, spiritually, and rhythmically-righteously (okay, I know that's not a Webster's but, it should be). A journey of not one, not two, not three but, four projects all wrapped up into one momentous writing wonderland. What more can one say Laura...You ROCKED this assignment!” ~Client Feedback ~

I am a retired teacher With a degree in Early Childhood Education, a minor in Special...

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Dec 19, 2013|Children's Writing|$132|Completed
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Portfolio

Editor. ****ALL WORK IS COPY WRITED*** A1A Media Floor LLC
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B008K9DT7E
College Essay review and explanation I wrote of an article in Discovery Magazine...
Author of Children's Poem ****ALL WORK IS COPY WRITED*** A1A Media Floor LLC
Author, Children's Poem ****ALL WORK IS COPY WRITED*** A1A Media Floor LLC
Editing and re-write of children's story
Editing and re-write of children's story
children's writing, editing, rhyming, re-writes

Skills (12)

Tested
English Proofreading
English
Editing
English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
My Score
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Passed
Resume Writing
English Punctuation
U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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Microsoft Word
Children's Writing
Autism social skill training
Academic Writing
Fiction Writing
Letter Writing

Service Description

Publishing

Proofreading - spelling, typography,and accuracy of transcription into the documents final form.

Copy editing - checking spelling,grammar,punctuation and usage. Minor changes in phrasing.

Stylistic & structural editing (Substantive editing) - Improving the flow, structure and expression in the manuscript. If you are concerned about your writing style and clarity, or need help with structure, this is the type of editing I would reccomend.

Manuscript evaluation - Written report that will provide you with feedback on writing style, plot, pacing, characterization, logic and plausibility.

~Children's writing
~Children's poetry
~Therapy children's writing for special needs children:
~Learning social skills
~ therapy books through animal therapy and children
~rewriting
~Ghost writing


extensive experience in Administration support:
-Doctor's offices
_Preschool Teacher for special needs children
_ Interior design

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Employment

A1A Media Floor LLC / Designs
Interior designer & Home staging
2011 - Present
Decorating consultant Personal shopper Help clients source or select individual items such as furniture, flooring. lighting and window treatments Color consultant Help clients with paint color...
A1A Media Floor LLC / Publishing Division
Copy editor / Proofreader
2008 - Present
Predator's Justice By Jack Stuart. Published novel on Amazon.com. I am the Editor of that novel and have been freelancing as a proofreader and copy Editor for our next project which is the next...
Monmouth Beach School
Preschool teacher / special needs
2007 - 2009
Preschool teacher working with children on the Autism spectrum
Ivy League Preschool
Preschool teacher
1999 - 2005
Mommy and me classes Transitional classes preschool classes
Northshore Otolaryncgology Associates
medical biller/coder and medical records
1988 - 1993
Handled all medical billing for 5 doctor ear, nose and throat specialist group. Also handled all of the medcal records coming in and going out of the office

Education

Queens College
Journalism & Media Arts
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Penn Foster College
Associates / Early Childhood Education
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QC Design School
Interior Design
2012 - Present

Keywords

Publishing
Proofreading
Editing
Query Letters
Stylistic editing
structural editing
Substantive editing
mauscript evaluation
Children's writing
rewriting
administrative
Data Entry
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