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Samantha Lienhard | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 27, 2015

Samantha Lienhard

Writer - horror, fantasy, comedy, and video games
   United States

Overview

I am a professional writer and longtime gamer, with expertise in both areas.

As a published fiction writer and an affiliate member of the Horror Writers Association, I've devoted my life to writing, ever since I realized as a little kid that I wanted to be an author. I take every job very seriously and will give your work the same attention and care I give to my own.

I have a B.A. in English with a minor in Creative Writing. Currently, I am pursuing an M.F.A. in Writing Popular Fiction. My education provided me with strong English skills,...

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May 4, 2015|Creative Writing|$0|Working
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Feb 12, 2015|Ghost Writing|$82|Completed
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Portfolio

Sacreya's Legacy, a published serial about a zombie detective who must face the legacy...
http://www.friedfiction.com/index.html?series=323001
A short story written in honor of Sara, the ghost said to haunt the North Hall Library
http://mansfield.edu/150/history-of-campus-buildings/north-hall/white-lady-a-short-story/
This is a logo I created to help promote my zombie horror serial, "Sacreya's...
http://www.friedfiction.com/index.html?series=323001
A sample of product descriptions I've written for a client. Each has a creative twist,...

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Service Description

My strongest area is creative writing, and Elance places me in the top 5% of their creative writers. I have multiple published stories and many more works in progress. Therefore, I can be relied upon for fiction editing, ghostwriting, content writing, etc. My preferred genres are fantasy, science fiction, horror, and romance.

My freelance experience includes writing descriptions for products and apps. I will be especially interested in such jobs if they contain some sort of genre twist, so that my fiction-writing ability can enhance the quality of my work, or if they relate to gaming, one of my favorite hobbies.

I will gladly consider any editing or proofreading opportunities, whether it is for grammar or content.

Novellas:
-Sacreya's Legacy (horror)
-The Accidental Zombie (horror/comedy)
-The Book at Dernier (Lovecraftian horror)

Short Stories:
-"White Lady" (ghost story)
-"A Special Present" (Christmas-themed romance)
-"Sand" (horror)
-"Rokurokubi" (horror)

Flash Fiction:
-"The Shape in the Sky" (horror)
-"Loving Fear" (horror/twisted romance)
-"Tears" (horror/twisted romance)
-"Bites" (horror/twisted romance)
-"The Witch" (horror/twisted romance)
-"Scarf" (horror)
-"Numb" (horror)
-"Cursed" (horror)
-"Monsters" (horror)
-"Across the River" (fantasy)
-"Magic" (fantasy)
-"Sleep" (horror)
-"Halloween" (horror)
-"Ghost Hunters" (horror)
-"The Aliens" (horror)
-"Ame-onna" (horror)
-Test of a Knight (comedy, forthcoming)


Games
-In-progress text-based horror game built...

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Education

Mansfield University
Minor in Creative Writing
2009 - 2013
Mansfield University
Bachelor of Arts in English
2009 - 2013

Keywords

creative writing
fiction
gaming
editing
proofreading
ghostwriting
horror
fantasy
romance
video games
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