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Sarah R. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 11, 2010

Sarah R.

The Right Words Write the World
   United States
  |   Charlottesville, VA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

Mark Twain said, "The difference between the almost right word & the right word is really a large matter -- it's the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning." WellWritten by Sarah is dedicated to bringing to your business that flash, that intensity, and that power to change a landscape. Her experience in tailoring clear, relevant, correct, and elegant prose to each specific audience and purpose will be invaluable to organizations needing to inform, motivate, or entertain their target readership.

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Nov 9, 2009|Article Writing|$72|Completed
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4.6
Nov 6, 2009|Academic Writing|$220|Completed
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5.0
Oct 3, 2009|Copywriting|$60|Completed
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4.9
Sep 25, 2009|Report Writing|$110|Completed
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4.9

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Portfolio

Personal essay on kosher food.
Creative nonfiction article on the Sago Mine collapse.
Article for campus magazine.
Youth-targeted promotional content.
A buyer's draft as returned to him with edits and editorial suggestions.

Skills (6)

Tested
Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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Editing
Computer Skills
English
Microsoft Word
Email

Service Description

Sarah has won more than ten writing awards in a variety of genres and holds both a BA with honors and an MA in English Literature. Throughout her career, Sarah has dedicated her skill in composition to changing the world one word at a time, creating advertising, recruitment material, newsletters, web content, blogs, study aids, articles, and more for schools, hospitals, and non-profit organizations.

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Employment

Shelter for Help in Emergency
Child & Adolescent Advocate
2007 - Present
Wrote a number of successful grants and created program and training materials for multiple shelter programs.
Princeton Review
Master Trainer/Teacher/Tutor
2004 - Present
Jackson Public Schools
English Teacher
2006 - 2007
Brandeis University
Writing Tutor
2005 - 2006
Developed strong editing and proofreading skills across a wide variety of academic disciplines, genres, and styles.

Education

Brandeis University
Master of Arts in English and American Literature
2005 - 2006
University of Michigan
Bachelor of Arts with Highest Honors in English Language and Literature
2001 - 2003

Keywords

writing
editing
proofreading
creative
academic
blogs
articles
web content
research
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  • 12 months
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Reviews
4.9
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Identity
Username
wellwritten4
Type
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Member Since
April 2008
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Sarah R. | Elance

Sarah R.