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Michael Natalie | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 18, 2014

Michael Natalie

Freelance Editor
   United States
  |   Bethpage, NY

Overview

I am an aspiring writer looking for careers and experiences which will nourish my creative pursuits. I have had considerable writing and editing experience, both in journalism and in creative writing, and function well in a team setting. I recently graduated from Boston College with a major in English and a minor in Philosophy, having completed the first draft of a novel for my senior thesis.

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Skills (10)

Tested
Writing
Creative Writing
Academic Writing
Editing
Copywriting
Copy Editing
Magazine Articles
News Writing
Publications
Proofreading

Service Description

Specializes in editing novel manuscripts (substantive edits, line edits, and proofreading) news articles, and copy.

Supplied comprehensive edits to two novels so far (CV to be updated shortly), various webpages (especially @ bookkeeper360.com) and numerous web articles for the Gavel, Boston College's Progressive News Source (www.bcgavel.com).

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Employment

Self Employed
Freelance Editor
2014 - Present
Beta-reads novel manuscripts prior to the querying phase, supplying substantive line edits and general feedback.
Self Employed
Novelist
2013 - Present
The Boundary, novel manuscript, seeking publication. Arts and Sciences Honors Program Thesis, Boston College, Tim Muldoon, advisor.
Self Employed
Freelance Technical Writer
2013 - Present
Miscellaneous copy work for the web sites of small businesses.
Gavel Media
Copy Editor
2013 - 2014
Edits approximately 3 articles per week for spelling and grammar. Checks article for alignment with the magazine's mission. Compiles weekly report. Reviews monthly print publication for spelling,...
Gavel Media
Opinions Editor
2012 - 2013
Managed a team of 10-15 writers. Brainstormed ideas for a wide range of articles. Edited completed articles. Found and produced media related to the articles.
GEICO
Transcription Secretary
2012 - 2012
Listened to recordings of insurance claims and prepared transcripts of these conversations for legal purposes.

Education

Bethpage High School
Regents Diploma
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Boston College
Bachelor's Degree
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creative writing
copy writing
novel
webpage
flexible pricing
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