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Bradlee L.

Average rate
$25–50/hour
  • Joined December 2019

Powerful storyteller and writer using words to captivate your audience. Editor who makes sure they keep coming back for more.

  • Riverside, CA, USA
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Bradlee L.
Riverside, CA, USA

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Copywriting Content

Experience

Summary

I hold a BA in Journalism and Media and have worked intermittently as a writer since college. I was a writer and editor for my college newspaper and magazine but have since stuck to writing for myself via my blog. I currently work as a substitute teacher.

Work history

Pursuit Magazine
Managing Editor, Section Editor, Writer
Managed approximately 15 writers and 5 editors for an award-winning magazine. Worked closely with the Editor-in-Chief to brainstorm story ideas, create cohesive content, and determine magazine layout and design.
Converge Magazine
Social Media Intern
Remotely managed Instagram, Twitter and Google+ accounts for magazine and increased followers' engagement and post frequency. Researched new methods to reach broader audience and wrote articles for magazine's online portion.
The Press-Enterprise
Breaking News Reporter
Researched and wrote local breaking news articles for newspaper's website in a deadline-driven environment. Interviewed public safety officials and wrote articles within 20-30 minutes of news breaking.

Portfolio

Mastering Mammoth

I wrote this piece for Pursuit Magazine. I traveled to Mammoth, which is a well-known winter resort town in California, to write a travel piece on things to do in the area. (The article is pages 28-33.)

The Sherlock Guide to London

This is a post from my personal blog, Passion and a Pen. I wrote this after visiting several of the sites seen in the Netflix show "Sherlock."

10 Hidden Small Towns in Europe

This is another post from my personal blog. I researched all of these towns without having been to any of them. This is one of my most-visited posts on my blog.

Skills

Skills

writing copywriting editing proofreading blogging article journalism

Tools

Facebook Instagram LinkedIn Pinterest Powerpoint Wordpress

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 15hrs per week
  • Can commit to 3-6 months

Interests

Industries I love

Education Food Health & Wellness Kids & Parenting Philanthropy Travel

What I read

Books, blogs, articles

Side projects

My own personal blog and travel Instagram

Ideal team

I prefer to work in small teams where everyone comes together to achieve a collective goal in a supportive and creative environment.