Amanda Hamilton

Freelance Writer & Editor

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Location:Columbia, Missouri, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/amandahamilton93344
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Amanda Hamilton

EDUCATION

Truman State University, Kirksville, MO
May 2013
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Creative Writing
Overall GPA 3.48/4.0

WORKS PUBLISHED

“Always The Moon”
CC&D Magazine, Summer 2009
Washington Pastime and See Spot Run, Spring 2013
Silver Boomer Books Anthology, Summer 2013

“Bluebirds”
Foliate Oak Magazine, Fall 2010

“A Bead Between Brothers”
Evansville Review, Spring 2011

“For Now”
Menda City Review, Winter 2012

Three Poems
Northwind Magazine, Spring 2013

“Springfield Summer”
Tincture Journal, Spring 2013

“Red Man Red”
Echo Ink Review, 2014

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Editor in Chief
Blue Monday Review, Merriam, KS
October 2013 to Present
* Independently created and promoted a new literary review
* Reviewed, selected and edited pieces of prose, poetry and art from 200+ submissions

Freelance Writer
MOVE Guides, London, UK
August 2013 to Present
* Researched and compiled information for guides in multiple cities under strict deadlines
* Adhered to company writing and style guidelines effectively

Intern for Chariton Review
Truman State University, Kirksville, MO
August 2012 to December 2012
* Read and made evaluative decisions on regular prose and poetry submissions for the Chariton Review, as well as for Chariton Review contest submissions
* Collaborated with editors of the Chariton Review to produce the magazine’s December issue

Writing Consultant
Writing Center, Kirksville, MO
Fall 2011 to August 2013
* Read, reviewed, and advised the academic and non-academic writing of 30+ students per semester
* Engaged students in developing a variety of skills to improve overall writing in future
* Gained extensive knowledge of MLA and APA styles

AFFILIATIONS

President
Notes from the Underground Fall 2009 to Spring 2013
* Coordinated and managed Truman State University’s only creative writing discussion group
* Tripled club membership and attendance over one year

Member
Sigma Tau Delta Spring 2012 to Spring 2013
* Gained membership to Truman State University’s English Honors Fraternity
* Attended meetings, poetry slams, and write-a-thons sponsored by the club
Skills (2) Rating
Writing
Editing