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Jackson Adams

Jackson Adams - Editor

New Hampshire / London

Games writer, journalist, and novelist. I can help you sharpen your story, line up your details and perfect your prose.

Overview

I have more than six years experience in editing and writing. I specialize in copy editing and narrative design for novels, scripts and short stories, though my background in journalism means I can copy edit anything to a professional standard. Get in touch! I promise reasonable rates and a kind, responsive service.

Services
Languages
English (UK) English (US)
Fiction
Adventure Christian Crime & Mystery Fantasy Science Fiction Thriller

Certifications

  • National Journalism Center Alumnus

Work experience

Investigative Journalist

Illinois News Network
July, 2013 – June, 2014 (11 months)

- Led INN’s coverage when the Illinois state legislature was in session, reporting on developments in state politics, interviewing legislators and governor, and other influencers. Managed two interns who assisted coverage. Wrote two articles daily.
- Organized syndication of pieces to more than 80 newspapers throughout Illinois with a cumulative circulation of more than 1.1 million readers. Managed INN’s relationship with newspapers by offering localization services and frequent follow up calls.
- Wrote long form (800 words plus) investigations on a weekly basis, covering the following policy areas: Healthcare, state budget and tax, public pensions, education, unions, wage laws, and government corruption. Obamacare investigation picked up by the Drudge Report, Fox News, and the US House Energy and Commerce Committee.
- Designed and managed the social media strategy and analytics for INN and INN staff on Facebook and Twitter. Maintained accounts and live-tweeted important events.

Writer

Skara, The Blade Remains
April, 2013 – Present (almost 5 years)

Narrative designer and writer for the multiplayer hack'n'slash with the soul of an RPG.

Freelance Contributor

American Spectator Foundation, Newsmax.com, and many more
January, 2013 – Present (about 5 years)

I have contributed work and done copy editing for many outfits, including the American Spectator Magazine, Newsmax Magazine, Patch.com and many others.

Travel Writer

Say Hueque
March, 2012 – June, 2014 (over 2 years)

Wrote and edited content for the premier travel agency to Argentina and Chile.

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