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Julia Nielsen

Freelance Article Writer & Creative Writer

Location:Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Phone: 801-636-3788
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Julia L. Nielsen Resume

OBJECTIVE: To find work that challenges my creativity and assists companies in their endeavors to be successful



• Stepping Out of the Dark (publication with Chipmunka Publishing, 2006)
• The Crystal Locket: Key to the Tunnels of Time (Argus Books, 2009)
• The Crystal Locket: Secrets of the Hidden Pyramids, Argus Books, 2010


• Wrote 400 + informative articles for city council and planning commission meetings, pertaining to city events, school events; wrote business and citizens features, focusing on their accomplishments, North County Newspapers, 2003-2005
• Wrote computer software ads for Brian Nygh, independent entrepreneur, 2003
• Wrote ad copy for entrepreneur’s personal website, 2004
• Published articles with Girls Life, 2004; Daughters, 2004, 2005; IQ International, 2005; Tots to Teens, The Spotter, 2006; Dragonfire, 2006; The Diverse Parent, 2006
• Wrote 200 jewelry and charm descriptions for 2005
• Wrote over 200 articles on health care issues for
• 2005
• Wrote web content for e-book ad for Bob Keough, 2005
• Wrote 72 architectural articles for 2006
• Wrote ad copy and copywriting for real-estate mini marketing books for Aria Financial, 2006
• Proofreader for Newsstand, 2006
• Freelance Staff Writer for, 2006
• Copywriter, proofreader for 86-page manual for , 2007
• Writer for , 2007
• Writer for , 2007
• Writer for (articles published on ), 2008
• Writer for, 2008
• Writer for, 2009
• Writer for 2011


• Sears Corporate office, making home improvement appointments, selling home improvement products, working in hardware department on sales commission, 1990-1992
• Telemarketer and office manager for Provo, Utah Sears store, 1993
• Stringer for North County Newspapers, reporting on community events, new businesses, city council and planning commission meetings, Provo, UT 2003-2005


• Teacher Assistant for handicapped preschool, 1988-90
• Took Future Problem Solvers of America class, 1989; placed third in state competition, 1990
• West Jordan High School, 1990, 3.5 GPA
• Took two workshops on storyline development, setting and creating conflict, and took the on-line course Freelancing in Today’s Society, Café Press, 2001
• Took children’s writing correspondent course at the Institute of Children’s Literature where instructor acknowledged form and content in writing; proficient in developing characters who are unique and likeable; highly effective writer, able to formulate ideas and express thoughts clearly to a satisfying conclusion, 2003-2005; graduated April, 2005
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Article Writing
Creative Writing