Writer #12759
Seaside, OR
5 Star Rating
21 Love Lists
67 Clients
51,000 Words
Katherine has written for numerous publications, from newspapers to magazines, as a professional for about four years. She excels at creating accurate, colorful content on a deadline and can write using a variety of styles. Before becoming a journalist, she worked as a copy editor and page designer for a publishing company. This experience helped her become a proficient spelling, grammar and fact checker. Her jobs with publishing companies started after she graduated from college with a journalism degree. During college, she was a news editor for her university's paper and spent about two months in Slovakia and Pennsylvania completing an internship for a magazine. Besides writing professionally, Katherine also dabbles in a number of creative writing outlets that help her fine-tune her skills and play with unconventional styles, perspectives, characters and story lines.

Highlights

Orders
95
Last Login
12/3/16
Samples
7

Katherine L's Blog Post Product Experience

73 Projects Completed

Katherine has worked on a couple different blogs throughout the years. She has maintained a personal blog and also contributed to several blogs as a writer.

Industry Projects

  • Education100+
  • Health20+
  • Science20+
  • Politics10+

Summary of Industry Experience

Education

Covering education - including special activities, standardized testing, the district budgeting process, Title IX, capital improvement projects, school board elections and more - has been a part of Katherine's job as a general assignment reporter for nearly three years.

Health

While Katherine has no been given a lot of opportunity to write health, science and medical stories during her three years as a general assignment reporter, they are topics she cares deeply about. She has taken initiative to seek out angles to write about this topics as they pertain to the local communities she serves as a reporter.

Science

Katherine has written numerous stories dealing with science, environment and conservation for several newspapers and magazines during the past three years.

Politics

Katherine developed a love for politics and policymaking during high school. She spent a few years as a policy debater in college, where she cultivated research, critical thinking and presentation skills. Since then, she has written about politics, foreign policy, elections and related topics for blogs, newspapers and other publications.

Product Projects

  • Blog Post50+
  • Book1

Summary of Product Experience

Blog Post

Katherine has worked on a couple different blogs throughout the years. She has maintained a personal blog and also contributed to several blogs as a writer.

Book

Katherine is in the process of writing a book but she has not published any to date. For her book in-progress, she is researching the "White Rose" movement, founded by several college students to resist Nazi genocidal policies, for her historical novel.

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