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Michele Roberts | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Sep 8, 2014

Michele Roberts

Veteran journalist and experienced creative writer
   United States
  |   Rock Hill, SC

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Minimum Hourly Rate $29

I have been in the journalism field for 14 years and have written about more topics than I can count. I have been the recipient of two South Carolina Press Association Awards during that time as well as the recipient of the Elliot Springs White Creative Writing Award in May 2013 from the University of South Carolina. I have been gifted with the ability to write stories - news or otherwise - quickly and easily and I have also been told I have quite the eye for photography. I am a published poet and am on the final chapters of my first novel,...

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The Lancaster News
Freelance journalist/photographer
2003 - Present
In this position, I work independently to cover a broad array of community topics, writing articles and news stories to include features to consistently meet assigned deadlines. In the process, I...
Chester News and Reporter
Sports Editor
2001 - 2003
The Chester News and Reporter is owned by the same company that owns the Lancaster News. In this position, I was responsible for a tri-weekly community sports section of the paper that necessarily...
The Lancaster News
Journalist/Photographer
2000 - 2001
I was hired as a journalist as an experiment, to see if someone who had natural writing ability could be trained as a journalist on the job. I surmise that the experiment was a success, because...

Education

University of South Carolina Lancaster
Associate of Arts
2009 - 2013
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