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Mike Collins Writing: Professional freelance writer for 30 years, with experience in magazine, newspaper, and web authoring. Author of 1000’s articles in various national and international publications; Ghost writer of seven eBooks; author of two novels. • Editing: Editor for several freelance writers and travel related websites. Experienced in copyediting, content editing, and proofreading. • Internet, HTML, and Desktop Publishing: Content writing for travel and advertising websites. Expertise in HTML and all Microsoft and Adobe software. Work History Freelance Writer - June 1980 to present Cape Coral, Florida A concentration in Travel writing with a mixture of everything from technical analysis for financial markets to romance fiction. Cabin Safety and Service Attendant - May 1999 to June 2005 US Airways Philadelphia, PA; I took this job as an international flight attendant in order to expand my travel writing. This afforded me the opportunity to travel to exotic destinations five times per month. This exposure gave me an insight into travel that few people can claim. Radio Advertising Script Writer - January 1985 to March 1990 TSI Advertising Hollywood, Fl; Hundreds of radio advertising campaigns written for a variety of businesses. Education M.F.A ETSU, 1997 – English Continuing Education Auditing, 1986 Harvard University – Creative Writing B.A. University of Miami 1985 - English Meberships Freelance Writing Organization International Freelancer Writers Union Recent Bio Mike Collins is a seasoned freelance writer born in The United States in 1965. His writing career started in his freshman year of high school as a slogan writer for public service announcements which led to college with a major in English. From there Mike went on to write radio advertising commercials. After four years in the advertising industry he became a mover and shaker in global financial markets, as an equities trader and economic journalist. Following his success he began to travel with the intent on writing fiction along the way. With a plethora of short stories written aboard his sailboat sailing the world it inevitably turned into travel writing pot boilers. Mike has been to the four corners of the globe and written about places many people have never heard of. With a firm grasp of the financial world and global economics, advertising copy and the finer aspects of world travel, he can fulfill all of your writing requirements. Owner and operator of over 100 Affiliate and Internet Marketing Websites.