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Lisa M. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 6, 2014

Lisa M.

Writer, Editor, Proofreader, Book Reviewer
   United States
  |   North Tonawanda, NY
  |  5:44 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

"I’d like to thank Lisa at Editor’s Cove, who willingly dove head-first into Michael’s story and took her virtual red pen to my words. She provided a thorough edit of the story for me and helped me to bring this final, amazing work to you. She’s great to work with!" - R.E. Butler (work done through Editor's Cove website)

“Lisa brought the experience to this project we were seeking. We requested a professional, timely proofread, and she delivered 110%. Her extensive knowledge of publishing is obvious with the engaging comments that she...

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Apr 15, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jan 17, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jan 10, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0
Dec 13, 2012|Article Writing|Private|Completed
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4.8

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Portfolio

Asked to provide sample of writing that contained an emotional feeling for the characters.

Skills (3)

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U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (AP Style)
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U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

Providing copy editing and proofreading services to authors, I am the owner of Editor's Cove, a contributing editor for Word Vagabond, and a book reviewer for both sites. I am also an experienced writer, ghost writing articles on various topics for websites throughout the English-speaking world.

My great attention to detail has been noted in numerous job performance evaluations, and my freelance clients appreciate my ability to enhance their projects with my skills. I enjoy what I do, which includes making those for whom I work look good.

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Employment

Editor's Cove
Owner
2012 - Present
We offer copy editing and proofreading services to authors. Copy Editing includes line-by-line editing for spelling, grammar, punctuation and sentence structure. During the creative process,...
Word Vagabond
Contributing Editor, Contributing Reviewer
2012 - Present
Providing copy editing and proofreading services, as well as reading and reviewing books of various genres.
Textbroker
Author
2010 - Present
Ghost writing articles and documents for clients according to the client's specifications, which includes specific word count, topic, keywords and research.
Delaware North Companies, Incorporated
Legal Secretary
2005 - 2012
Working at the home office of an international hospitality company, I worked closely with senior in-house counsel to provide exceptional administrative assistance. My daily tasks required me to...

Education

Medaille College
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
- 2000
Bryant & Stratton Business Institute
Associate in Administrative Assistance
1993 - 1994

Keywords

editing
content editing
beta editing
copy editing
proofreading
book blurb
article writing
ghost writing
book reviews
reviewer
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