Authors, Editors, Journalists, & Writers

A HIVE

 

Founded Sep 2014

Conversations (241)
Members (1186)

 


About this hive

A place to share resources and make connections, to get feedback and find inspiration for freelance writers of all kinds everywhere. Let's expand our reach and help one another.

 

 

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Hive Leaders

Sam Mattingly

I am writer, publicist, communications professional looking for business leads. If you need someone with skills or know of someone looking for what I can ...

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  • Ciera Chapman

    Welcome, Sam! Keep us posted on any other ways we might be able to help ...

Tim Vandehey

Howdy, everybody. Newbie to the Hive, but I've been freelance for 20 years. These days, I spend 99% of my time ghostwriting nonfiction books. Any ...

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  • Ciera Chapman

    Hi, Tim! I'm not in Kansas City, but I've ghosted before. Glad you're here!

Maria Noel Perez

Hello everybody! My name is Noel and I am an English to Spanish / Spanish to English sworn translation student. Hopefully, I will graduate in ...

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  • Carola Berger

    Hi Noel! I think you're in the right hive, because I'm a professional translator as ...

  • Ciera Chapman

    Welcome, Noel, and Carola, too! Translators are definitely needed and important to have among us ...

David Russo

Hello, I am experienced with technical writing, process diagrams and analysis, and project management. Contact me if you need help with creating or editing material. ...

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  • Ciera Chapman

    Welcome, Dave!

Lisa Rowan

Hi all, looking forward to meeting some writer types here. I'm based in DC, where I have a background in journalism but of late have ...

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  • Anna Camacho

    Shai and Lisa, I just started a DMV Hive and would appreciate your membership: https://www.freelancersunion.org/hives/dmv-freelancers/ ...

  • Shai Norton

    Oh, awesome, Anna! I'll go join up.

Kellie Hultgren

Hello, everyone! I'm a full-time freelance book editor, based in the Midwest but traveling as much as possible. I love the unpredictable variety of topics ...

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  • Helen Burroughs

    Stephen King's 'On Writing' is a great book. It was required reading for a NYU ...

  • Ciera Chapman

    Welcome, ladies!

Jack Mulcahy

Hi All, I'm the author of a number of published Sword-and-Sorcery fantasy short stories, and even completed the first draft (300+ double-spaced pages). I am ...

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  • William Council

    Have you looked through the 2014 Writer's Guide for new markets? It's available in most ...

  • Ciera Chapman

    I second William's advice. I would also encourage you to research self-publishing an e-book to ...

Austin Aho

I'm a videographer and love partnering up with talented storytellers because it makes my editing work so much better! Please contact me if you are ...

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  • Ciera Chapman

    Thanks for sharing, Austin!

Mike Hammer

Technology for freelance management is progressing. OnForce http://blog.onforce.com/category/freelancer-management-system/ will release its version of FMC at CWS Summit in Las Vegas, Oct. 8-9. Check it out.

Carolyn Henbest

I am wondering if there are any freelancers in Somerset KY area?

Erin Kelly

Hi everyone, I'm a video editor and writer. I write for the PBH Network of websites and produce/edit commercials, book trailers, blog videos, plus a ...

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  • Ciera Chapman

    Janes- and Jacks-of-all-freelance-trades are quite welcome here, anytime!

Kim Haynes

Hi All, The majority of my writing/editing experience is the K-12 educational market -- designing curriculum, writing educational materials or articles for teachers and parents. ...

1 more comment
  • Judith Woodburn

    Hi Kim! I'm a freelance writer in Madison, WI, who does a lot of K-12 ...

  • Ciera Chapman

    Welcome, Kim! Glad to have you here.

Lauryn Stallings

After a short time freelancing in editorial, web design and post-production (and a long while knowing of but failing to join FU) I am looking ...

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  • Ciera Chapman

    Glad you're here, Lauryn!

Lucy Tauss

Hello, fellow wordsmiths! I'm a NYC-based news and features writer with outstanding experience on both entertainment side and news side at broadcast, print and online ...

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  • Ciera Chapman

    Thanks for joining in, Lucy!

Ruth Feiertag

It is always so wonderful to have a chance to connect with other writers and editors! Is there anyone on this list from the Boulder, ...

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  • Ruth Feiertag

    Hello Helen and Judith! Judith, from where in central Kansas? I have family in Wichita. ...

  • Kellie Hultgren

    I'm also closer than NYC, in Omaha.

Mary Saracino

Hello! I'm a copywriter, an editor, and a published author (literary fiction, poetry, and memoir/creative nonfiction).

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  • Helen Burroughs

    Hi Mary!

  • Ciera Chapman

    Welcome to the hive, Mary!

Drury Wellford

Hello everybody. Do you think this group could include picture researchers? I am looking for networking/support/advice on getting my name out there as an excellent ...

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  • Ruth Feiertag

    I guess it's up to Ciera, but I think photography is an accepted complement to ...

  • Ciera Chapman

    Drury, you're welcome to be here, but do note that most of the posts here ...

Pamela Patton

Is there room in this hive for a copywriter?

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  • Anna Camacho

    Welcome aboard, Pamela!

  • Tim Vandehey

    I used to be a copywriter, then I got better. No, seriously. I wrote copy ...

Lauren Proctor

This isn't a helpful link per se, but would anyone be interested in a kind of co-writing group where we encourage and keep each other ...

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  • Ruth Feiertag

    Lauren, I sent you an e-mail, but I wonder whether such a group might be ...

Sam Mattingly

I am writer, publicist, communications professional looking for business leads. If you need someone with skills or know of someone looking for what I can ...

Comments
  • Ciera Chapman

    Welcome, Sam! Keep us posted on any other ways we might be able to help ...

Tim Vandehey

Howdy, everybody. Newbie to the Hive, but I've been freelance for 20 years. These days, I spend 99% of my time ghostwriting nonfiction books. Any ...

Comments
  • Ciera Chapman

    Hi, Tim! I'm not in Kansas City, but I've ghosted before. Glad you're here!

Kellie Hultgren

Hello, everyone! I'm a full-time freelance book editor, based in the Midwest but traveling as much as possible. I love the unpredictable variety of topics ...

1 more comment
  • Helen Burroughs

    Stephen King's 'On Writing' is a great book. It was required reading for a NYU ...

  • Ciera Chapman

    Welcome, ladies!

Jack Mulcahy

Hi All, I'm the author of a number of published Sword-and-Sorcery fantasy short stories, and even completed the first draft (300+ double-spaced pages). I am ...

Comments
  • William Council

    Have you looked through the 2014 Writer's Guide for new markets? It's available in most ...

  • Ciera Chapman

    I second William's advice. I would also encourage you to research self-publishing an e-book to ...

Erin Kelly

Hi everyone, I'm a video editor and writer. I write for the PBH Network of websites and produce/edit commercials, book trailers, blog videos, plus a ...

Comments
  • Ciera Chapman

    Janes- and Jacks-of-all-freelance-trades are quite welcome here, anytime!

Kim Haynes

Hi All, The majority of my writing/editing experience is the K-12 educational market -- designing curriculum, writing educational materials or articles for teachers and parents. ...

1 more comment
  • Judith Woodburn

    Hi Kim! I'm a freelance writer in Madison, WI, who does a lot of K-12 ...

  • Ciera Chapman

    Welcome, Kim! Glad to have you here.

Mary Saracino

Hello! I'm a copywriter, an editor, and a published author (literary fiction, poetry, and memoir/creative nonfiction).

Comments
  • Helen Burroughs

    Hi Mary!

  • Ciera Chapman

    Welcome to the hive, Mary!