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@eddyrathke
Flag of United States Minneapolis, United States
Member since August, 2013
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eddyrathke 

I have several years of publications as a writer of short stories, novels, poems, film and book reviews, political and cultural essays, and interviews. In addition I have worked as an editor for an independent publisher for over two years. I specialise in creative writing, ghostwriting, article writing, editing, and proofreading.
$25 USD/hr
11 Reviews
5.1
  • 84%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 33%On Time
  • 15%Repeat Hire Rate

Recent Reviews

  • image of eurasianxxx Screenplay Writing Project $1600.00 USD

    “I am very satisfied with Mr. Eddy Rathke's work.”

    eurasianxxx Flag of Japan 10 months ago.
  • image of varinaN draft 3-5 page biography based on Timeline provided $50.00 USD

    “Eddy was excellent to work with. He developed a successful draft from little input material. He is a very talented writer, and delivered a marvellous outcome. Definitely recommend.”

    varinaN Flag of Australia 1 year ago.
    • Hire me
    • Creative Writing
  • image of Vanthrone Possible editing/proofreading job $180.00 USD

    “He was pretty fast in editing most of our work but we had to spend quite sometime proofreading since there were some mistakes which should have been caught.”

    Vanthrone Flag of Netherlands 1 year ago.
    • Proofreading
    • Editing
    • Hire me
  • image of Jerecho medical article required to be written $25.00 AUD

    “didn't start nor any contact from user. disappointed in the end”

    Jerecho Flag of Australia 1 year ago.
    • Technical Writing
    • Medical Writing
  • image of jokelly Need a short review to be written $15.00 USD

    “Did a great job on this and past work as well. Highly recommended and would work with him again.”

    jokelly Flag of Japan 1 year ago.
    • Creative Writing
  • image of rhine Wiki Article Writer and Researcher - Indie Games $155.00 USD

    “Great job - eager and enthusiastic! Will hire again!”

    rhine Flag of Canada 1 year ago.
    • Copywriting
    • Research
    • Editing
    • Articles
    • Article Rewriting

Experience

Staff Writer

Jun 2012

Revise written material to meet personal standards and to satisfy needs of editor. Choose subject matter and suitable form to express personal feelings and experiences or ideas, or to narrate stories or events. Prepare works in appropriate format for publication, and send them to publishers or producers. Write fiction and nonfiction prose such as short stories, articles, critical analyses of film and literature, and essays. Collaborate with other writers on specific projects.

Editor

Jun 2011

Prepare, rewrite and edit copy to improve readability. Read copy or proof to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax. Read, evaluate and edit manuscripts or other materials submitted for publication and confer with authors regarding changes in content, style or organization, or publication. Make manuscript acceptance or revision recommendations to the publisher.

English Teacher

Nov 2010 - Nov 2011 (1 year)

Provided English language instruction for 120 students ages 6 to 16. Designed and prepared curriculum and tests for 7 classes per semester. Created detailed and personalized lessons for tutored students. Improved grades and performance for all 120 students.

Education

Psychology

2006 - 2010 (4 years)

Neuroscience / Literature

2008 - 2009 (1 year)

Certifications

TESOL (2010)

Oxford English Seminars

Certifies that I am able to teach English as a foreign language.

Publications

Ash Cinema

Ash Cinema is a triptych novel about loving and dying, about creation and destruction, about chasing ghosts and making them real. Regressing through time from the fires at Cannes’ shore to the trees deep in america back to the west coast sunsets, Sebastian Falke’s visions and dreams haunt the future that forgot him and his handful of films lost to time.

Noir: A Love Story

Noir: A Love Story is a detectiveless detective tale sifting through 26 perspectives in order to find the truth behind two deaths, one town that exists nowhere, and what it means to have a dream.

Twilight of the Wolves

In a world where gods still live and dream, There are Better Worlds than This is a story about language and love, mythology and morality, and what it means to be human as it follows three people's journey through a world torn apart by war.

Exams

  • UK English 1
    75%
  • US English Level 1
    93%

My Top Skills

  • Copywriting 13
  • Proofreading 5
  • Editing 5
  • Article Rewriting 4
  • Creative Writing 3
  • Blog 2
  • Publishing 1
  • Articles 1
  • Education & Tutoring 0
  • eBooks 0
  • Fiction 0
  • Medical 0
  • Sports 0
  • Medical Writing 0
  • Reviews 0
  • Product Descriptions 0
  • Travel Writing 0
  • Nutrition 0
  • Psychology 0
  • History 0

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