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Rhonda Jones

Rhonda Jones - Editor

Augusta, GA, United States

Veteran newspaper editor/copyeditor/proofreader seeking to offer services to fiction and nonfiction authors. Eagle eye for detail.

Overview

Eleven years of experience with local weekly newspapers in Augusta, GA. Spent three years as Arts & Entertainment Editor of Metro Spirit.

Services
Languages
English (US)
Fiction
Comics & Graphic Novels Fantasy Humor & Comedy Science Fiction Young Adult & Teen
Non-Fiction
Entertainment Health & wellbeing Sex & Relationships Social & Behavioral Sciences

Work experience

Test Driver

Butler Automotive
June, 2014 – Present (almost 4 years)

I road test vehicles that have been repaired, provide shuttle service for customers, order and pick up parts.

Arts & Entertainment Editor

Metro Spirit
May, 2002 – December, 2005 (over 3 years)

Planned Arts & Entertainment section of the Metro Spirit, including assigning stories to other writers and arranging with outside freelancers and columnists to receive copy. Conducted interviews and wrote stories. Edited entire paper for content and grammatical errors. I was able to do this quickly, and very rarely missed anything.

Staff Writer

Augusta Focus
May, 2001 – May, 2002 (about 1 year)

Conducted interviews and wrote news stories.

Portfolio (1 selected work)

Bear Medicine

Rhonda Jones

An accidental kidnapping turns into a thrilling adventure when the would-be victim tags along to help the man of her dreams rescue his estranged daughter from a real kidnapper.

An accidental kidnapping turns into a thrilling adventure when the would-be victim tags along to help the man of her dreams rescue his estranged daughter from a real kidnapper.

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