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M J Revell | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 22, 2015

M J Revell

Making every word sing
   United Kingdom
  |   Littlebury, Essex

Overview

I'm an experienced author with one critically acclaimed novel in print and a second book due for release in 2016. Stonebird is published in the UK and USA by Quercus, a division of Hodder & Stoughton. For more details, you can find it on Amazon and Goodreads.

Using firsthand knowledge of the publishing industry, I can help with editing, ghost-writing, and creating outlines, queries and proposals. I pride myself on getting to know exactly what a client wants, and working with them in an approachable and considerate manner.

Fiction is not...

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Jan 19, 2015|Creative Writing|$200|Completed
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Jan 18, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$30|Completed
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Oct 6, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|$181|Completed
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Aug 29, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|$329|Completed

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Skills (10)

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Content Writing
Creative Writing
Creative Writing
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Online Writing
English
English Grammar
English Spelling
Sports Writing
Journalism Writing
eBooks
Adobe Photoshop

Service Description

Feedback:

“Thanks, RevellWriting! I really appreciated your thoughtful and detailed suggestions to my story.”
— Kinderelly

“Once again, Mike has demonstrated his impeccable editing and proof-reading skills as we worked together on my novel manuscript. This is my third project working together with Mike, and I am consistently impressed with his clarity of communication, timeliness, and professionalism. As a writer himself, he understands the exact requirements of each writing project, and his dedication to his craft is immediately seen through the quality of his work. If you have a writing project that needs nurturing / polishing - I highly recommend his expertise in bringing your project to life. Thanks again, Mike!”
— readysteadyian

“Freelancer was very precise, engaging, and helpful. I would recommend him to anyone.”
— Wkriegshauser

“Great, spot on feedback that will help me improve the manuscript and maybe one day find a publisher. Hope to see you on the bookshelves some day! Many thanks!”
— ukmarcus

“This was my first time using Elance and I was very pleased with my experience. My contractor was very prompt and helpful. He is an excellent communicator. His comments and suggestions were right on and I would definitely choose to work with him again.”
— sduford

“It's been a pleasure working with Mike on my writing project. His initiative, attention to detail, and insight (as a writer, himself) has been extremely helpful for this project. He has not only met the...

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Employment

Mirror.co.uk
NFL writer
2009 - Present
I cover the NFL for the Mirror online, the website for a national paper in the UK.
Booking.com
Content Editor
2011 - 2013
I wrote and edited web copy and published it live to an audience of 30 million visitors per day. I also specialised in marketing, and designed and sent out an email newsletter to 12,000 people each...

Education

Harlow College
Magazine Journalism and Sports Reporting
2010 - 2010
University of Essex
Creative Writing
2006 - 2009

Keywords

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manuscript critique
proofreader
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publishing
sports writing
freelance writing
journalist
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