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CandaceOsmond

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Flag of Canada Medicine Hat, Canada
Member since January, 2013

I'm a published YA author and freelance writer/editor, going on ten years now! I love what I do and it shows in my work.

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@CandaceOsmond

  • 89%Jobs Completed
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  • 14%Repeat Hire Rate

Recent Exams

  • US English Level 1 Top 17%
    95%

Top Skills

  • Book Writing
  • Proofreading
  • Ghostwriting
  • eBooks
  • Resumes
  • Research
  • Editing
  • Blog
  • Publishing
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Articles
  • Reviews
  • Article Rewriting
  • Press Releases
  • Poetry
  • Graphic Design
  • Copywriting
  • Photoshop
  • 3D Rendering
  • Freelance
  • Forum Posting
  • Fiction
  • Caricature & Cartoons
  • Covers & Packaging
  • Interior Design
  • Business Cards
  • Speech Writing
  • Short Stories

Recent Reviews

  • image of Misici A Book about Disney $111.00 AUD

    “What a pleasure to work with, such a breath of fresh air. Candace did a fantastic job and was very pleasant and kind. Highly recommend.”

    Misici Flag of Australia 1 year ago.
    • Proofreading
    • Editing
  • image of omegafx Custom Project Mar 20 2013 23:42:12 $250.00 USD

    “If you want a talented writer, there is no one better than Candace, I would highly recommend to anyone.”

    omegafx Flag of Cayman Islands 1 year ago.
    • Research
    • Ghostwriting
    • eBooks
    • Resumes
    • Book Writing
    • Hire me
  • image of Skye2008 Erotic Fiction Writer Needed (Adult Content) $66.00 USD

    “What can I say...Candance was excellant to work with.”

    Skye2008 Flag of United States 1 year ago.
    • XXX
    • Ghostwriting
    • eBooks
    • Book Writing
  • image of omegafx Custom Project Feb 19 2013 19:34:19 $225.00 USD

    “I am looking forward to working with Candace again, the quality of the work is always impressive.”

    omegafx Flag of Cayman Islands 2 years ago.
    • Proofreading
    • Publishing
    • Resumes
    • Press Releases
    • Hire me
    • Poetry
  • image of omegafx Six Erotic Short Stories $249.00 USD

    “I would hire Candace again in a heart beat, she did an amazing job, and I was very impressed with the quality of her work.”

    omegafx Flag of Cayman Islands 2 years ago.
    • Research
    • Ghostwriting
    • eBooks
    • Book Writing
  • image of arelle12 Resume Enhancing/Polishing $2.00 USD

    “Very good job.”

    arelle12 Flag of India 2 years ago.
    • Resumes

Experience

Published Author

Jan 2010

I am the creator of The Iron World Series, an Urban Fantasy set of novels. I am also co-author to a middle grade childrens book series that is currently in production.

Interior Designer

Jan 2007 - Jan 2008 (1 year)

Worked closely with clients and architects to design custom high end interiors. Specialized in soft goods such as fabrics and upholstery.

Kitchen & Bath Designer

Jan 2006

Work closely with home owners, designers and architects to create dream kitchens and bathrooms.

Freelance Writer

Jan 2003

I've been freelancing and ghost writing for years now. My experience ranges from small newspaper and magazine ads to biographies and full manuscripts.

Education

Interior Design

2004 - 2006 (2 years)

Business Math

2003 - 2004 (1 year)

Writing Essentials

2012 - 2013 (1 year)

Advanced Fiction Writing

2011 - 2012 (1 year)

Certifications

Best Kitchen Design over $10,000 (2010)

I designed the winning kitchen for Best Kitchen Design Over $10,000

Publications

Iron & Wine

Iron & Wine is an Urban Fantasy set in a world full of hidden magical places and secret societies cloaked by modern day. In the first instalment of the Iron World Series, young artist Avery Quinn reluctantly leaves behind her quiet and comfortable home in the country and moves to the city with her best friend Julie Ryan. With the expectation that college will be the most exciting part of her life, Avery hopes that her little world remains quiet and simple. But after a troublesome blue sprite looking for

Blood & Bone

The stakes are high in the second installment of The Iron World Series as Avery Quinn decides which path her life will take. Become a vampire and be with Jack forever, or pledge herself to the Fey and help save Faerie from the horrible Queen Mabry? The more she thinks about it the more she wants to remain human. But as she sinks further into the magical world she has come to love, Avery realizes that remaining human is next to impossible, especially when a dark king sets his sights on her. To make matters w

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