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  • View Service Offered By All-Star Programmers

    All-Star Programmers

    White Plains, New York, United States

    $56,865
    Earned/Yr
    • short stories
    • Angular
    • Backbone js

    Front End Development

    ===== Front End Development ===== - AngularJS/ReactJS/Vue.js/Ember.js/Backbone.js - JavaScript/jQuery - Responsive Design - Mocha/Jasmine - Grunt/gulp - HTML/CSS/Sass/LESS/Stylus - Bootstrap 4/Semanti...

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    Live Deftsoft Informatics Pvt. Ltd.

    Mohali, Punjab, India

    $37,507
    Earned/Yr
    • short stories
    • Backlinking
    • Blog Marketing

    Search Engine Optimization

    Our Search Engine Optimization services includes: We prefer not to use: Our assurance: Please contact us to know more about our services and expertise in SEO, SEM, SMM, SMO& PPC.

  • View Service Offered By 35-year Editor Has Your Back!

    35-year Editor Has Your Back!

    Riverview, Florida, United States

    $2,243
    Earned/Yr
    • short stories
    • Correspondance
    • Fiction

    Writing short stories,Blurbs & Letters

    NO HOURLY FEES. FLAT FEES ON AN AGREEMENT BEFORE THE JOB STARTS BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF WORK AND SERVICES NEEDED: Any subject - under 2,500 words. I do not ghostwrite books. As a newspaper reporter and...

  • View Service Offered By Margaret Hargrave (Packham)

    Margaret Hargrave (Packham)

    Brookfield,Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

    • short stories
    • Women

    Short Stories

    I am not a prolific writer, but the first story I had written since schooldays was accepted by a major women''s magazine (Cleo). Since then, my work has appeared in several Australian literary journals...

  • View Service Offered By Sinead Marie

    Sinead Marie

    Richfield Springs, New York, United States

    $3,085
    Earned/Yr
    • short stories
    • Book Writing
    • Books

    Ghostwriter for Short Stories

    I love writing books. Whether it is erotica, romance or horror, my strongest skills lie in my ability to weave stories and bring characters to life. I have ghostwritten over 300 titles, and I remain a...

  • View Service Offered By Writeit007

    Writeit007

    Padstow, England, United Kingdom

    $1,923
    Earned/Yr
    • short stories
    • Articles
    • Poems

    Creative Writer: Articles, short stories

    I am an experienced writer and have a passion for reading and writing. I enjoy creating articles and books which are informative, entertaining and, ideally, leave the reader wanting more. As well as ...

  • View Service Offered By William Grabowski

    William Grabowski

    Mcmechen, West Virginia, United States

    $1,039
    Earned/Yr
    • short stories
    • Articles
    • Audio Transcription

    Writing/Editing Professional

    I provide all levels of editorial work: developmental/story-editing, copy-editing, final line-editing, to vetting manuscripts and page proofs. I am hugely well-read and strong in English literature, a...

  • View Service Offered By LuanneT

    LuanneT

    Brockville, Ontario, Canada

    $640
    Earned/Yr
    • short stories
    • Copy Editing
    • Editing

    Proofreading

    I’m an experienced proofreader who checks every single punctuation mark, each individual character, and every word (to make sure the word is actually there, to make sure the correct word is used, to m...

  • View Service Offered By N Brown

    N Brown

    Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom

    $260
    Earned/Yr
    • short stories
    • Fiction
    • Ghost Writing

    Short stories

    I have published two short stories via my publisher, Hodder & Stoughton - ''The Eleventh Hour'' and ''Death This Day''. I have also self-published another (''The Flames of Cyzicus'') and all three can be fo...

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Hire a Freelance Writer for Short Stories

A short story is a piece of fiction that focuses on one particular situation, character or emotion and is meant to be completed in a single sitting. Short stories have all the components of a novel, but to a lesser extent, and their aim is to narrate a story simply, yet powerfully, so as to leave the reader feeling completely fulfilled. They are usually 1000 to 4000 words long, and short story writers experiment with different genres and literary techniques. If you have a story idea or concept that you would like to be converted into a well-written short story, you can go for a short story writer for hire who is aware of the form and style of writing and can produce engaging short stories for you.

What Short Story Writers Do?

A short story is a concisely written narrative that has a clear description of the characters, plot, events of the story and climax. Creative writers of short stories often focus on just one conflict that is central to the story and let the events unfold, moving towards the resolution of that conflict. They begin with a catchy first paragraph where they set the tone and temperament of the story, and then introduce the characters through dialogues and actions. They may provide either subjective or objective description of the characters and events, and write the story from a first or second person point of view. Short stories often end with a clear conclusion and indicate a suitable end to the character’s conflicts.

If you want to hire a freelance writer for short stories, you can connect with skilled writers on any of the top freelance marketplaces. However, you need to ensure that your freelancer has:

  • A very strong command over the English language, with impeccable knowledge of grammar and vocabulary.

  • Imagination and creativity, and can produce original and unique content.

  • An extensive portfolio of several short stories written in different genres and for various audiences.

Qualifications of Short Story Writers

It is ideal that your freelancer has:

  • A strong educational background in English, communications or creative writing

  • Excellent storytelling and creative writing skills

Benefits of Freelance Short Story Writers

If you require the services of a short story writer for hire for converting your concepts and ideas into a short story or a collection of short stories, you can connect with them on Guru where they offer their online freelance services. They have the experience of collaborating with several clients in producing short stories and have developed the expertise to write compelling stories in different categories.

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