Freelance Creative Writer & Article Writer

Location:San Rafael, California, United States
2 Skills
To obtain an internship position that takes advantage of my writing, research and analytical abilities and my interest in the arts and entertainment.
University of California, Davis; Davis, CA; 3.81 GPA September 2008 – June 2010
Bachelor of Arts in History; Minor in Comparative Literature
Dean’s Honor List Fall 2008, Winter 2009, Spring 2009, Fall 2009, Spring 2010
University of California, Los Angeles; Los Angeles, CA September 2006 – June 2008
3.43 GPA; Dean’s Honor List Spring 2007, Fall 2007, Winter 2008, Spring 2008
Greenwich Theatre; Greenwich, London, UK Spring 2010
011 020 8858 7755
• Scout talent, contact agents or talent to arrange interviews and casting sessions
• Organize theatre records post-performances, update financial records
• Prepare newsletters for mail to community
• Coordinate with media for advertising space
• Prepare and distribute flyers and posters
• Establish and continue relationships with local businesses in community

Wrote and Submitted Short Stories for Competition Fall 2009-Present

• Tom Howard Short Story Competition, The Pinch Literary Competition, GCSU Arts & Letters Competition
• Submitted short stories to New Yorker, McSweeney’s Quarterly

In The Process of Writing Novel and Poetry Fall 2009-Present

• Working on long-form fictional work exploring ideas of memory, consciousness, spiritual belief, ancient culture, history and religion, and their applications and symbolic significance in the present
• Write poetry on a weekly basis for submission and future publication

Proficient in research and analysis
Proficient in writing detailed papers analyzing historical and literary sources
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel
Proficient in internet use and research, library research (online and offline)
Interested in various growing micro-genres of music, science fiction and genre television and film, comedy, running, pilates, literary and film/television criticism, buying/cooking/eating local organic food, exploring the idea of genre storytelling as modern folklore, criminal psychology, criminal defense, the history of deviance and marginality
Trainer at local gymnastics academy
Travel experience: studied abroad in London, England; traveled to Berlin, Glasgow, Dublin, Paris, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Madrid, Seville, Segovia, Bilbao, San Sebastian
Conversational Spanish

Honored for volunteer service by Marin County for services during Summer 2005
Skills (2) Rating
Creative Writing
Article Writing