:Meet Kim Elliott, The Word Mechanic
Greetings! I am a freelance editor and writer who specializes in helping clients meet their communication goals. I hope that you will let me jump-start your stalled writing projects. Please feel free to contact me to discuss your needs and explore how I can help.
A brief description of my services and experience follows:
- Versatile, Published Author: I translate complex ideas into compelling prose. For 17 years, I have worked as a writer and ghostwriter.
- Expert Editor: I improve the clarity and accuracy of online and print materials. For 17 years, I have worked as a developmental editor and copyeditor. I specialize in “document rescue”—fixing troubled documents, rewriting text, and ghostwriting new text.
- Accomplished Grant Writer: I write winning proposals for nonprofit organizations. For 14 years, I have crafted need statements and project rationales, conducted literature reviews, and composed strong project designs and capacity statements.
- Experienced Résumé Builder: I love to help people describe their strengths and land their dream jobs. For 17 years, I have used my writing skills to ensure that my clients make instant, favorable impressions with their job application materials.
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