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Abigail K.

Average rate
$50–100/hour
  • Joined October 2019

I write compelling content for thought leaders in wellness, education, and communication.

  • Berkeley, CA, USA
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Abigail K.
Berkeley, CA, USA

Worked with

Services

Categories

Copywriting Content Email

Experience

Summary

From CIA analyst to freelance writer and editor, I create elegant and thoughtful content for thought leaders in management, wellness, and fitness.

Work history

Blog Content Creator
Serving Wisdom Labs' unique approach to wellness through science, my blog posts have educated their current and prospective clients about the benefits of mindfulness at work.
CIA
Political Analyst
Wrote accurate, timely, and informative content for top policy makers on urgent matters of US national security.
Writer and Editor
Wrote bi-weekly newsletters with tools and resources for managers and HR on effective communication, conflict resolution, and cultivating positive company culture.
Staff writer and blogger
Resident writer and editor on dozens of projects including blog posts, newsletters, and full-length books.
Adjunct Professor
Created course on history of dance in the United States, from 1860 to the present, including testing and presentation materials.
Subject Matter Expert
Created test bank questions, including True/False, Multiple Choice, and Short Essay, in subjects of Sociology and Biology for college-level courses, adhering to company style and course learning objectives.

Portfolio

Weird Dance

A strange and funny history of dance, co-written with Tim Rayborn. Published by Skyhorse Publishing.

An Intelligence Analyst’s Guide to Communication

Written for the National Academy of Sports Medicine, I offer tips to group ex and fitness coaches on how to communicate more effectively with their clients.

The Salimpour Belly Dance Compendium

Full-length manuscript on the history and culture of Middle Eastern dance, written as a text book for students of the Salimpour School of Dance.

Middle Eastern Music: History and Study Guide

Full-length manuscript written for students of the Salimpour School of Dance.

Education

Accreditations

Princeton Univeristy
BA: Near Eastern Studies
Mills College
MA: Dance Studies

Skills

Languages

Arabic

Limited working proficiency

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

blogging communications content copywriting writing proofreading editing newsletters content marketing

Tools

Audacity Bitly Canva Facebook YouTube Wordpress Instagram Keynote iMovie Mailchimp Scrivener Shopify Trello Twitter

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours only

Commitment

  • Can work 10hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Interests

Industries I love

Health & Wellness Music Science