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Alan O.

Alan: Proofreader, Writer, Editor

Oakland, CA (94606)

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My name is Alan and I am a graduate of the Creative Writing MSc in Edinburgh, Scotland. I also have a BA in History and Economics. I am currently based in Oakland and am willing to proofread and edit. I can also tutor in writing. I am a hard worker with a keen eye and ear for grammar and I am extremely focused, once given a task, on getting it done to the highest standards.

I have previous experience in proofreading and editing documents, essays and assignments ranging from college applications to PhD theses to technical content for businesses. I am comfortable in doing this for all forms of writing whether academic, professional or personal/literary. If you feel I am the right person to perform this for you then let me know! I'm also very friendly and love to help out.

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Alan’s subjects

Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Microsoft Word
European History, Geography, World History
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Microsoft Word
Reading, Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Microsoft Word, Proofreading


I have three years of experience proofreading and editing academic, professional and literary essays, documents, articles.


I have a Master's in Creative Writing and have worked before editing and writing scripts and short stories. I have also edited and proofread dissertations and essays in various fields in college.

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University College Cork (History Economics)

University of Edinburgh (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Alan will travel within 40 miles of Oakland, CA 94606.

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