I am a hard worker and talented writer/editor looking to expand my range of work experience.
Toronto, Ontario. 2009-2013
Now Hear This!
September 2011-December 1st, 2011
Duties: Two to three monthly blog posts discussing books, writing tips and local literacy events.
Word on the Street
Volunteer: Author's Assistant
September 13th, 23rd and 25th 2011
Duties: Promoting the event beforehand, meeting authors and helping direct them to signings and make them comfortable.
Editorial Intern Penumbra eMagazine
Reading and assessing manuscripts for potential publication as ebooks and in Penumbra, Musa's speculative fiction eMagazine. Managing Penumbra's blog and marketing the eMagazine both online and offline. Proofreading short stories and blog posts. Writing blog posts and non-fiction articles for Penumbra.
Strong writing and proofreading skills.
Able to follow instruction, both oral and written.
Strong work ethic, consistency.
Punctuality and a determination to meet deadlines.
Familiarity with a variety of word processors and web browsers.
65 WPM average.
Comfortable with Wordpress and a variety of blogging platforms.
Positive professional attitude.