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Marianne C. | Elance
 
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Marianne C.

Writing, Proofing & Editing Services
   United States
  |   Aurora, IL
  |  5:46 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

I currently work as a content developer and editor, but have also worked as a marketing and sales writer in various industries for the last 7 years. I learned my master's degree in Writing and Publishing from a Chicago university while working for a large publisher in the Midwest. I have studied editing, stylistics, workshop writing, the publishing industry, and have experience working with editors and authors. I have been a contributor to several artist and university blogs, as well as had several essays published in literary journals.

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Jul 23, 2014|Ghost Writing|Private|Completed
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Mar 3, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Jan 14, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Dec 13, 2012|Other - Writing Services|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

web content for Florida event
Chicago blog

Skills (6)

Tested
Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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English Proofreading
U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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English
U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Grammar

Service Description

By offering suggestions, criticism, and collaboration, I can help you find "what's missing" and expand the core of your idea.

Years of experience and training mean that I understand writing and publishing. I can help you communicate more effectively, grow creatively, stay organized, and consistently present well-crafted content to your clients, agents, and readers.

Experienced in a number of genres:
Literary nonfiction
Essay
Scholarly articles
Websites and content writing
Blogs
Short and long-form fiction
Psychology
Spiritual/religious writing
Travel writing
Animal writing

Services:
Article/content writing
Blog writing
Academic writing and research
Editing and shaping of novels/books/essays at all stages
Line editing
Content editing
Publication advice
Proofreading


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Employment

Tyndale House Publishers
National Sales Account Assistant
2008 - 2012
Maintained and updated book data distribution for national book distributors and chains . Edited sales fact sheets for new title releases. Worked as liaison between accounts, departments, authors,...

Education

Depaul University
Masters of Writing and Publishing
2010 - 2011
Aurora University
Bachelors of English
2006 - 2007

Keywords

editing
writing
proofreading
publishing
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