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Michael Badger | Elance
 
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Michael Badger

Published author, MFA graduate, top notch work
   United States
  |   Seattle, WA
  |  7:37 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $12

As a widely published author holding a MFA in creative writing and English, and with over ten years in the creative and academic fields, my aim is to bring you a finely-tuned piece of work with expertise and care.

I believe in quick and efficient communication and I will respond to your messages, emails, and other inquiries as fast as I can type (100 wpm).

Whether you need that one extra look before you submit your manuscript, a clean and thorough check for grammar and flow, or maybe you have a great idea that just needs a trained...

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Mar 2, 2015|Creative Writing|Private|Completed
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Feb 28, 2015|Creative Writing|Private|Completed
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Feb 11, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Feb 9, 2015|Creative Writing|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Short story edited and proofread, altered margins in MS word, formatted flow. Resulting...
Wrote, edited, revised, researched, formatted and proofread this short story. Resulting...

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Service Description

I'm here to offer individualized, professional, objective, top notch experience and talent. I am a master in creative writing, essay building, editing, proofing, creating, exploring, and all the mechanics therein. Before taking your work to the next level, have someone who’s been where you are have a look. Or, if you're in the market for something more technical, I deliver finely tuned and professional editing and proofing.

I've been published widely, granted honors at Lesley University, published articles on blogs, on University websites, and helped fellow writers bring their writing to completion. I know how to make a piece stand out, when to keep the original voice, and where to make the difficult corrections.

My experience is in teaching, tutoring, and publishing, and as stated above, this all lends itself to the rigorous and the creative alike. I'm willing and trained to take on any job, from the technical manual to the conceptual, from video game dialogue to a children's book, from essays to articles. If I am a stranger to any areas, rest assured I will become acquainted.

Because I'm independent and doing this because I love it, I will make a personal investment in your project and give it the care it deserves, all while meeting any deadline necessary.

My experience in the past has been multi-leveled--from writing award winning essays on literary mechanics to publishing in well-known journals around the world. I can translate this experience to offering advice in...

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Employment

South Puget Sound Community College
ESL tutor, Teacher's Assistant
2011 - 2013
Writing center tutor, editing, proofreading, and teaching students how to write, use English properly, and develop plans to finish assignments
Cooper Point Journal
Opinion and Letter's editor
2008 - 2011
College newspaper, editor of Opinions and Letter's section. Indesign, Photoshop, writing, editing, copywriting, proofreading, communications, marketing.

Education

Lesley University
Masters of Fine Arts
2012 - 2014
Evergreen State College
Bachelor of Arts Literature, English, Writing
2008 - 2011
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Creative writing
Fiction
Editing
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Academic writing
Ghostwriting
Stories
Short stories
Novels
Articles
Non-fiction
Microsoft word
Blogging
Video Games
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Michael Badger | Elance

Michael Badger