Ian Garrett

Freelance Creative Writer & Fiction Writer

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Location:Orlando, Florida, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/iangarrett
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Ian N. Garrett

T: 407.721.3806
E: IANNGX@GMAIL.COM

ACADEMIA

Bachelor of Arts in English – Creative Writing
University of Central Florida + Orlando, FL + August 2008 – May 2011

Associates of Arts
Valencia Community College + Orlando, FL + August 2004 – May 2007

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Assistant to the Executive Editor
The Literary Hatchet + Fall River, MA + September 2010 – Present
• Examine easier ways to sort through poetry
• Review different websites for compatibility
• Gather research materials
• Summarize findings from researched gathered

Contributing Writer (under the name Grim K. DeEvil)
The Literary Hatchet + Fall River, MA + April 2008 – Present
• Poems include “Keepsake,” “Hold My Hold,” “Sleeplessness,” “Like Snow,” “Monsters Your Parents Lied About,” “Girl with the Diamond Eyes,” “Those Ruby Slippers,” “**** Her,” “A Way to Change,” “Buried Bodies,” “Sweet Lizzie,” & “August Names”

Technical Writer
SunCast for the Kids + Mumbai, India + September – November 2009
• Produced a project proposal
• Designed company logo
• Upgraded how the company expressed itself

Writer (under the name Mister Ian)
West End Theatricals + Orlando, FL + February 2007
• Why Are You Telling Me This?

Entertainment Costumer & Trainer
Walt Disney World Resort + Lake Buena Vista, FL + June 2007 – Present
• Character building
• Launder clothes, including artificial fur
• Adapt teaching methods for each trainee
• Coordinate & organize room setup
• Facilitate costume pieces for performers

Producer
West End Theatricals + Orlando, FL + April 2006 / September 2006 / February 2007
• Playwriting 101: The Rooftop Lesson, Why Are You Telling Me This? & Nine Ten

Director
West End Theatricals + Orlando, FL + April 2006 / September 2006 / February 2007
• Playwriting 101: The Rooftop Lesson, Why Are You Telling Me This? & Nine Ten

Property Master
West End Theatricals + Orlando, FL + April 2006 – March 2008
• Night of the Living Dead, Born Yesterday, Why Are You Telling This?, Arsenic and Old Lace, Valencia Community College’s 14 Ten-Minute Plays, Nine Ten, & Playwriting 101: The Rooftop Lesson

ORGANIZATIONS

Poetry Society of America
• Member since 2010

Valencia’s Organized Writers
• Creator & First Leader + August 2006 – May 2007

West End Theatricals
• President + August 2006 – May 2007
• Member + August 2005 – May 2008

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

University of Central Florida
Scriptwriting Workshop I & II
• Created and developed a story and characters
• Drafted a full-length screenplay

Fiction Writing Workshop I & II
• Created and penned four short stories

Poetry Writing Workshop I & II
• Crafted forty poems

Writing for the Technical Professional
• Worked with classmates
• Crafted a project proposal

Professional Writing
• Finely tuned career building objectives
• Crafted memos, transmittals, cover letters, & résumé
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Creative Writing
Fiction Writing