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  • 4 years in business
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jill C.
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My children and I hired Annie to do be a ghost writer for my Mom's biography. My mother has led an amazing life traveling the world for decades and founding a non profit organization. She had files upon files of notes, speeches and newspaper items. Annie was able to go thru all the material and met with my Mom over 15 times to put onto paper an organized and interesting memoir. Annie is a extraordinarily warm person and clicked with my Mom immediately.She really seemed to take a personal interest in her work and I am so glad we decided to hire Annie for this project.

Working Purple Enterprises
4.7
from 30 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 76 hires on Thumbtack
Timothy W.
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Met with Kim for help with both mine and my husbands resumes, we met at a nice coffee shop and talked over both of our situations. We received our first rough draft that evening and were sore put to find anything wrong, needless to say she jazzed up both of our resumes with impeccable ability. If you are thinking about getting a writer go for it you will be happy you did.

  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Louise C.
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As a new writer, I had a lot to learn about how to write effectively. Roberta was very helpful, knowledgeable and did go the extra mile for us. She kept in close contact every step of the way and even told us that she would continue to help once we find the right publisher. Thanks again Roberta! We couldn't have done it without you.

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Write for Success
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Karen R.
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Charles was hired as a ghost writer for a book. He took direction from me, the publisher and from the author he was writing for. He was organized and submitted a written plan for the project. He was easy to work with as well as efficient. His writing skills are excellent. He is creative and has an excellent command of the English language. I will continue to use him on other projects.

  • 6 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Anosh V.
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Morgan has been the lead writer for our Desert Storage blog and has done an amazing job. She is responsive to feedback, has unique ideas and does the job well. Highly recommend.

Ken Can Write
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Steve S.
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I met Ken Jensen in June, 2014 after interviewing several other potential editors for my novel, "Enemy in the Heartland." I selected Ken because of his professional attitude, his technical knowledge of military hardware, and the fact that he was an author himself made him an easy choice to be my editor. During the editing process, Ken's ability to keep the story's timeline correct and his suggestions on content has made my novel the success it is today. If you are thinking of using Ken's services, but questions, I would happy to talk to you on Ken's ability as an editor. Stephen Schwertley

  • 7 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Matt P.
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I have worked with Tim Frystak on numerous occasions over the past four years and have found him to be an extraordinary writer and editor. He has a breadth of knowledge on a variety of subjects, ranging from popular culture and sports to history and the sciences. He is always able to find a new twist on old material, or present new information in exciting ways. His research skills are beyond reproach. Tim would benefit any project in which he's asked to participate.

The Grammar Doctors
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 12 years in business
Brian G.
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We've worked with the Grammar Doctors for the last several years at my firm. As the primary contact for my firm and the Grammar Doctors, I've always found Amanda to be highly professional, responsive, and transparent in her processes. One of the biggest challenges that typically occur when working with a copy writer is finding someone who can ask the right questions to help them understand what you want to accomplish and Amanda does a solid job of guiding you along so that she can turn out a product that accurately represents the kind of result I want. I would recommend the Grammar Doctors to businesses that are looking to work with a collaborative content professional and are focused on getting high quality results. Amanda Collins and the Grammar Doctors will not disappoint you.

Carisa Frisby
4.5
from 2 reviews
    Mike E.
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    Carissa Frisby worked as a freelance writer for me when I was editor of community magazines in Sun City, Arizona, and Albuquerque, New Mexico. Carissa was a pleasure to work with. She is always willing to take an assignment, she turns in clean and well-written copy, and she meets deadlines. Carissa stands out as a professional freelance writer who gets things done in a timely manner, with no drama. She's a welcome member of any team, a positive contributor, and I wouldn't hesitate to hire her again.

    • 15 years in business
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    I am passionate about my work and experienced at the craft, plus I have developed many positive relationships over the years with professional colleagues. That shines through, especially when I write about people. Everyone has a story and I love to tell them using the written word. As a former English major, I am adept at editing copy, turning phrases and producing quality content for any subject matter, whether it's for a press release or company bio.

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    Hello! My name is Razan and I am an experienced writer who is willing to write, edit or paraphrase your paper. I will give you the content you need at ANY topic you want.

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    I am an experienced proofreader, editor and writer with a degree in English Literature from The University of St Andrews in Scotland. I provide tutoring in grammar and writing skills as well as a proofreading service for anyone who wishes to refine and/or structure their writing to optimize its efficacy.

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    few things about muah: Self proclaimed game changer, devoted professional, adoring wife, steadfast theologian, lover of style, ardent bibliophile , passionate writer, dilettante photographer, wholehearted distance runner, studier of Spanish, budding left-handed guitarist and always Googling how to get smarter. Oh yeah, and the glass is always half-full! I'm a proud wife and bonus-mom who's smitten with fashion and is an obsessive reader, abstract painter, creative writer and dilettante photographer. Her favorite Rolling Stone is Keith Richards and she's always Googling "how to get smarter." Day Job: Empress of Prose, Director of Cheryl's Sanity and Dilettante Photographer at CherylStyle.com I learned early on that the pen is indeed mightier than the sword. She discovered her passion for photography in the early 2000s, and has been searching for pixel perfection ever since.

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    Women's fiction writer who also specialized in editing. I have worked with several writers in the editing process to get their work ready for publication. I am very detail oriented with a quick turn around time.

    About

    I am a writer looking to do what I do full time. I mostly write fiction but can do non-fiction as well. My current focus is on pre-recorded transcription. Allow me to help you with your writing needs!

    • 11 years in business
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    I am not a faceless company nor am I someone willing to take your work for granted for a quick cash in. I am a professional writer looking to make a name for myself in this world, and to do that I understand the sacrifices one must make in order to establish themselves as a professional.

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    I have more than 20 years of experience as a writer across various media platforms, including developing content for websites, video and radio scripts, blogs, speeches and news releases. For ten years I worked on a freelance and staff basis for PRfect Media as Senior Copywriter and also served as the in-house proofreader. In addition, I have 15 years of experience writing comedic content distributed nationally by Premiere Radio Networks and like to infuse a “light touch” to serious topics whenever appropriate.

    About

    I am a writer with a deep love for writing. I am more of an aspiring writer looking for that chance to get my work out there. I'm currently writing Urban Fiction Novels.

    About

    I am a Gilbert-based content writer and editor. My educational background includes a Master's degree in English and my undergraduate studies were fairly communication-intensive. This background gives me insight into both business/technical writing and more literary forms. I care a great deal about well-written words and strive to make the most of all projects I take on.

    About

    I like to do freelance writing during my time off from work. I write anywhere from resumes, blogs, stories, comics, to bios. I also help with filling out all types of applications: jobs, immigration, health benefits, financial aid, college, etc. I also translate documents from Spanish to English Documents.

    • 5 years in business
    About

    If you need affordable and intelligent writing/editing, I am your man. I provide the following services: original writing, screenplays/scripts, and editing. My main genres are conspiracy and thriller, but I am capable of writing in any genre. Additionally, I am strongest in sci-fi, fantasy, and modern stories; things like james bond thrillers, and sci-fi conspiracies are my specialty.

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