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Sarah Brunstad | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 18, 2013

Sarah Brunstad

Fast and Efficient Editing and Writing
   United States
  |   Bronx, NY

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

Looking for professional, snappy copy and fast results? Look no further.
I've edited academic books, published professional articles/reviews, and both written and edited creative manuscripts. I'm currently interning at Anderson Literary Management in New York City, and I have a great eye for what works and what doesn't in creative writing. I'm also quick to identify weak writing areas and develop plans to strengthen those areas. Since I have a mixture of both professional and creative writing skills, I'm the ideal candidate for any writing...

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Skills (10)

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Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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English
U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

Thanks to my work in professional and creative fields and my experience in publishing, I can handle any kind of writing project. I work quickly and efficiently in any medium, from printed manuscript to webpage. I'm a published author and I know what people want to read--I can turn your writing into clean, engaging, publication-ready work. You can contact me for any size or type of writing project, and I'll deliver the results you want to see!

Publications:
Regular contributions, Muse blog, http://www.curamag.com/muse
Want No More, book review, The Rumpus, March 15 2012
Body Angles, fiction, Polaris magazine, Spring 2011
Gunpowder Dreams, poem, BeanSwitch Spring 2011
Young Charms, poem, BeanSwitch, Spring 2010
Coffee, poem, BeanSwitch, Spring 2010
The smoker, poem, BeanSwitch Spring 2009
American Clubs, nonfiction, BeanSwitch Fall 2010

Editorial Work:
Anderson Literary Management
CURA magazine
UT Martin Writing Center
Weakley County Press
Dr. Heidi Huse, manuscript on gun control rhetoric

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Employment

Marvel Comics
Editorial Intern
2012 - 2012
Anderson Literary Management
Intern
2012 - 2012
I read and evaluate manuscript submissions and offer editorial suggestions. I also perform regular clerical duties.
CURA publication staff
Editorial staff
2011 - 2012
CURA is a new literary magazine dedicated to integrating art and action. As a member of the editorial staff, I assist in selecting submissions, organizing events, and designing the biannual print...
Fordham University
Graduate Assistant
2011 - 2012
I currently work as a writing tutor in Fordham's Writing Center. I work largely with undergraduate students at all levels of writing, from native speakers with a few problem areas to ESL students...
Dr. Heidi Huse
editor/proofreader
2009 - 2009
I edited Dr. Huse's manuscript on gun control rhetoric. I participated in all aspects of editing, from organization and structure to line edits and proofreading.
Weakley County Press
editorial intern
2008 - 2009
As an intern, I wrote community-based stories, edited stories, and participated in the design and advertising process.

Education

Fordham University
Masters, English
2011 - 2012
University of TN at Martin
BA, English
2007 - 2011

Keywords

editing
ghostwriting
writing
content writing
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