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Paige B. | Elance
 
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Paige B.

Efficient, Affordable Editing
   United States
  |   Seattle, WA

Overview

I am a freelance copy editor, writer and manuscript reader with over 3 years of experience. In addition to my various freelance jobs I copy edit a successful monthly magazine geared towards professional writers, read, evaluate and edit manuscripts for a literary agency, and write book reviews for an online magazine.

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Nov 20, 2008|Editing & Proofreading|$50|Completed
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Portfolio

Sample essay that I've edited for publication online.
Book review published in Author magazine
Book review published in Author magazine

Skills (3)

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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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Service Description

I'm adept with both AP and MLA styles, as well as the Chicago Manual of Style. I am proficient in Microsoft Excel, Adobe Acrobat and HTML, and have web publishing experience. In addition to copy editing and proofreading skills, I have experience with transcription and type 62 wpm. I am accustomed to working under a tight deadline, and have a very fast turn-around time. My passion is creative writing, and I have particular experience with the novel form, but I am also adroit with both writing and proofing nonfiction and copy, as well as academic articles.

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Employment

Author Magazine
Copy Editor
2007 - Present
"Author" is a magazine put out by the Pacific Northwest Writer's Association. I write book reviews for the magazine, in addition to copy editing and proofing the entire magazine. Examples of my...
Wales Literary Agency
Senior Manuscript Reader
2005 - Present
I started at Wales Literary Agency as an intern in my junior year of College, and was asked to stay on as a manuscript reader and editor when my internship was complete.
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copy editing
proofreading
editing
writing
manuscript reviewing
manuscript editing
creative writing
copy writing
transcription
typing
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