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Stephanie Mendoza | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 10, 2014

Stephanie Mendoza

Dependable & Inventive Copyeditor, Editor
   United States
  |   Boston, MA
  |  11:49 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

My love of editing stems from my love of writing of all types. The written language has always been more meaningful to me than any other form, because language is a way of connecting and reaching other people. I am just as comfortable reading The Great Gatsby as I am reading The Help, or any entertainment, medical, or political article. I've always had a knack for improving others (and my own) work, and it's always been my privilege to help someone make their writing the best it could possibly be. Plus, I love reading others work and...

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Portfolio

A sample of my fiction short story writing.
A sample of my fiction short story writing.

Skills (6)

Tested
Editing
English Proofreading
Online Writing
English
Creative Writing
Customer Service

Service Description

I am a reliable, hardworking, determined student eager to make a name for myself in the publishing world (baby steps!). I promise high-quality work in a prompt, efficient manner, and I will keep the lines of communication open until the project is complete and the customer satisfied.

In addition to copyediting and editing, I offer proofreading, transcription, and writing services.

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Employment

The Pohly Company
Editorial Intern
2012 - Present
Proofread and fact-check articles from a variety of magazines. Contact sources to verify information. Research and write short articles and book reviews, adjusting the voice for each publication as...
Ploughshares
Reader
2011 - Present
Read fiction submissions. Reject or forward material for possible publication.
Writing and Academic Resource Center
Writing Tutor
2011 - Present
Assist students with all stages of the writing process, including brainstorming, proofreading, editing, and more.
Theocrit Journal of Theory and Literary Criticism
Editor in Chief
2010 - 2011
Final choice for publication material. Edited essays before publication. Wrote introduction to journal.
Academic Assisstance and Resource Center
Writing Tutor
2009 - 2011
Presented on writing topics including beginning and ending essays, strong paragraphs, and transitions between paragraphs. Trained and supervised other tutors. Achieved Level 1, 2 and 3...

Education

Emerson College
Master's in Publishing and Writing
2011 - Present
Stephen F. Austin
Bachlor in English
2008 - 2011
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copyediting
proofreading
editing
writing
transcription
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