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Melissa D. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Sep 8, 2012

Melissa D.

Written Perfection, One Word At A Time
   United States
  |   Bloomington, IN
  |  2:06 pm Local Time

Overview

I am an experienced editor and writer who will bring your project to life without taking away from your unique style. Focusing your voice and polishing your prose is only the beginning of what I can do. I will treat your project like a VIP and work hard to meet your deadlines.

I am also an active member of the publishing and writing community.

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Sep 11, 2012|Editing & Proofreading|$38|Completed
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word 2007 Test
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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Service Description

editing, copywriting, book development, manuscript reviews

I have edited fiction and nonfiction manuscripts in all genres. For fiction works, I specialize in young adult/middle grade, science fiction, and fantasy, but I'm open to working with all genres. I'm comfortable with Chicago style, AP style, MLA and APA, and the Christian Writer's Manual of Style.

I have written book reviews for several publishers and am happy to provide samples upon request.

My current writing projects include:

A 60,000+ word middle-grade fantasy novel that is being edited
A 75,000 word young adult dark fantasy novel that is being written


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Education

Olivet Nazarene University
Bachelor of Arts, English
2002 - 2007

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editor
writer
creative writing
book development
proofreading
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