Alexander Nicholas Paul

Freelance Creative Writer & Poem Writer

Location:Johnson City, Tennessee, United States
2 Skills
Alexander N. Paul
Contact Details
Mobile: (269) 221-2648
Address: 26108 US 12, Sturgis, MI 49091

Employment History
St. Joseph Community Co-Op, Recyclable Materials Sampler
(August 2013 - Present)
· I sort through recyclable materials by weighing the box they come in,
measuring the box's dimensions, and counting the total of its contents.
· Quarterly, I perform the same task as above but I also record the brandname
of each product and how many of each product are in the box.
Nottawa Gas Company, Inventory Data Entry (June 2011 - Present)
· Lightspeed Retail Point of Sale (POS)
· I spent a summer converting one entire inventory database to another.
· I take new shipments of items and then turn this information into Product
Orders, Transfer Outs, and Supplier Invoices when necessary.
Western Herald, Journalist (October 2009 - November 2010)
· I worked on 1-3 articles a week while going to school full time.
· I worked closely with fellow journalists, Herald editors, and interviewees
for accurate article information.
McDonald’s Restaurant, Crew (June 2006 - October 2007)
· I became attuned to cash handling at the register, taking customer
orders, managing stock, and cooking.
Lowry’s Books and More, Volunteer (July 2005)
· I helped store move its shelves and books from one store to another.
· I helped new store remodel its interior (i.e. painting, rearranging
bookshelves, cleaning).
Playmakers Inc., Volunteer (September 2003 - May 2006)
· I Managed lights and sound for a middle school theater group.

Employment Skills
· Lightspeed Retail Point of Sale (POS)
· Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint)
· Manage multiple complex tasks simultaneously
· Comfortable working both independently and with customers and clients

BFA Western Michigan University 2011 (GPA 3.14)
· English major with emphasis on creative writing
· Psychology minor
· Transferred general studies credits from Glen Oaks Community College
taken between 2003 and 2008

· Another Mistaken Anima (self-published 2012)
· “Inside the Coffin” published in the zine There Are Monsters
Everywhere (2011)
· The articles “Ombudsman Office Relocates to Faunce Student
Services”, “Expert Speak on Threat of Al-Qaida Ideology”, “Writing
Center Students Go to Paris”, “Student Employment Summit Set for
Thursday”, “Sindecuse Continues H1N1 Vaccination Clinics”, and “Day
of the Dead Celebrated at WMU” (all published via the Western Herald
at Western Michigan University 2009-2011)

Additional Experience and Awards
· Presently playing the role of Kyle in the upcoming film Fringe Animals.
· Played the role of Barney in the film Frank's Plight (2012).
· Starred in the short films “What Yo Momma Said” (2011) and “An Ugly
Scary Man” (2012).
· Studied poetry and American literature from a European perspective in
Prague, Czech Republic (July 2010).
· Dean's List Western Michigan University (2010).
Hobbies and Interests
· Gaming (role-playing games, board games, strategy games, video
· Fiction (film, novel, short story, poetry, graphic novel, classic
· Painting (dabbled in acrylic, water colors, pastels, oil, egg tempera)
· Music (anything from classic rock to movie soundtracks)
· Movies and TV (anything as far back as Citizen Kane to as recent as
The Avengers)

· Angela Brandon, Wild Bird Supply Manager, Nottawa Gas Company
(269) 358-2493
· Erin Furr, Waitress/Bartender, Applebee's
(269) 625-4601
· Fritz Klug, Multimedia Reporter, Kalamazoo Gazette
(269) 501-1910
· Jim Menter, First Assistant Manager, McDonald’s
(269) 651-9791
Skills (2) Rating
Creative Writing
Poem Writing