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garsong

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Flag of Australia Mount Egerton, Australia
Member since January, 2012

I love writing fiction and editing almost anything. Imaginative and creative writing are two of my specialities. I also love songwriting and screenwriting. I am professionaly trained (Uni) and would love to complete your project for you...

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Top Skills

  • Proofreading
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  • Research
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  • Publishing
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Recent Reviews

  • image of writingcompany87 Custom Project Jan 30 2012 03:16:42 $30.00 USD

    “Awesome Writer! Very good. A+++”

    writingcompany87 Flag of Pakistan 3 years ago.
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    “Very goal focused guy, kinda multitasker, He loves what he does and puts his every thing into the job, Strongly Recommended.”

    ramscribbles Flag of India 3 years ago.
    • Proofreading
    • Editing
    • Ghostwriting
    • Article Rewriting

Experience

Journalist

Jan 2009 - Jan 2012 (3 years)

During this period, (2009 until 2012), whilst I was studying at Ballarat University, I was also a freelance journalist, writing articles for local papers.

Songwriter/Musician/Sound Engineer

Dec 1987 - Aug 2005 (17 years)

Based in Ireland, from 1987 until 2005, I was a songwriter, musician and sound engineer, touring for the winters in Germany, Holland, Belgium, Switzerland, China, Singapore etc, etc. During the summers I gigged in Ireland and wrote articles for local papers. I also purchased fish for export and built stone walls. Three original CDs were released during this period.

Education

Diploma of Professional Writing & Editing

2009 - 2010 (1 year)

Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

2010 - 2011 (1 year)

Certificate IV in IT (Client Support)

2006 - 2006 (1 month)

Publications

1601 - Echoes of Ancient Songs

This music CD was published by Dreamcraft in Ireland during 1997. Around 4000 copies have been sold to date. All tracks are also available online.

Echoes of Ancient Songs

This music CD of original songs and Irish traditional tunes was released in Ireland during 1999. Around 3000 copies have been sold to date. All songs on the CD are written by myself and are blended seamlessly with the Irish traditional and original tunes. Tracks are availabe online.

The Wombat Shuffle

This music CD was published and released by Classic Fox Records and Dreamcraft during 2003. Several tracks were included on various Classic Fox Records' compilation CDs. 2000 copies, of the actual full CD, have been sold to date. All songs on the CD are original and these are blended seamlessly with Irish traditional and original tunes. Tracks are available online.

The Island of Water

Writing as Gar Song, I published a young adult fantasy novel 'The Island of Water', as an eBook via Amazon/Kindle on 11th December 2013. Sales are progressing well to date.

Gold and Poppies

Writing as Gar Song, I published 'Gold and Poppies', an adventure/thriller as an eBook via Amazon/Kindle. I am presently working on a screenplay version of this book. Sales are going well.

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