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Michael P. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 27, 2013

Michael P.

Editing both technical and creative
   United States
  |   Phoenix, AZ

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Overview

I specialize in translating technical jargon into information that is easier for a mainstream audience to comprehend. While I pride myself on being a creative wordsmith, I have always found that I am comfortable in a highly technical setting. I have previously edited Persian prose and poetry and Education Masters degree level papers. I have also compared, analyzed and converted state and federal regulations into html code.

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Portfolio

A story board to help members recruit new members.
A poster designed to sway coworkers to vote for SEIU.
A newsletter of events for the month of August
A document sent to candidates detailing election guidelines and expectations

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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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I am a UofA graduate in Creative Writing, who minored in Near Eastern Studies. Though my farsi is a little rusty, I can still read and write in it. I am a published poet and a singer/songwriter who has a knack for understanding complex technical matters and can easily convert that into something almost anyone could understand. I love how words work and interact with each other and I continuesly strive to find the perfect balance.

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Education

University of Arizona
Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing
1996 - 2001
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