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Sheila Grimes | Elance
 
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Sheila Grimes

Sheila2494
   United States
  |   Torrance, CA
  |  6:45 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $13

I am a skilled, experienced editor, proofreader and article writer. I was born and educated in the United Kingdom and have lived in the United States for the past 40 years. I am comfortable editing and writing in either language. I am available for deep line editing for syntax, developmental editing, proofreading, creative writing and transcription. I currently have a 5.0 rating and 90 lifetime jobs on Elance.
I have worked for over ten years with writers of fiction and non-fiction. My portfolio includes self-help guides; autobiographies;...

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Oct 15, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Oct 8, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
May 11, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
May 6, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

Re-edited and proofread published historical romance novel set during the Civil War.
Deep line editing for grammar and syntax. Edited timeline of story to enable content to...
Deep line editing for syntax, grammar, punctuation and content flow.
Edited children's fantasy adventure book. Deep line editing, content flow, suggestions...
Edited and proofread business book full of principles and examples to teach the reader...
Edited and proofread the second book in the author's series of business books. Author:...
Edited and proofread book of scripts for MLM marketers. Author: Monte Taylor Available...
Edited and proofread easy to learn network marketing system. Author: Monte Taylor...
Edited, proofread and formatted this often humorous book about a young boy growing up...
Proofread and edited romantic fantasy story about an eligible bachelor who meets a...
Edited guide to assist parents and their young adults who return to live in the family...
Edited short fiction novel about a young minister who returns to his childhood home to...
Edited, proofread, formatted fantasy children's book. Author: Wen Sun Available on...
Proofread, edited and formatted self-help book about how to overcome adversity and...
Edited, proofread, formatted and illustration placement for children's book. Adapted...
Edited, proofread, formatted, illustration suggestions, placement of illustrations...
Edited, proofread and formatted Daniella Slabbert's journal of her battle with breast...
Edited, proofread and formatted fantasy children's story about a lost pony. Author:...
Proofread and edited "how-to" book about avoiding the pitfalls and gaining...
Edited, proofread book about discovering your own gift to make a profound difference in...
Edited and proofread business book about investing in inner city real estate and making...
Edited and proofread property management guide: Manage to Make Money . . . Your Guide...
Edited, proofread and formatted book on how to market an inn keeping or bed and...
Edited, proofread biography of one of Thailand's most famous lady boys. Author: Joe...
Edited and proofread book by Marcella Chamorro, addressing the need for authentic...

Skills (6)

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Editing
U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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Transcription
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Copywriting
Copywriting
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Service Description

I am available for the following services:

Editing, developmental editing and proofreading of books and articles
Article writing and rewriting
Blog editing and writing
Book formatting - both print and ebooks
The creation of Indexes and Tables of Contents
Placement of illustrations in books (especially children's books)
Press releases



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Keywords

editing
article writing
creative writing
copy editing
proofreading
blog editing/writing
formatting for print and ebooks
transcription.
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  • 12 months
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Identity
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Sheila2494
Type
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Member Since
October 2010
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