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

    35-year Editor Has Your Back!

    Riverview, Florida, United States

    • 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 LuanneT


    Brockville, Ontario, Canada

    • short stories
    • Copy Editing
    • Editing


    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 William Grabowski

    William Grabowski

    Mcmechen, West Virginia, United States

    • 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 Sheena-kay Graham

    Sheena-kay Graham

    Kingston, Kingston, Jamaica

    • short stories
    • Book Doctor
    • Book Editing

    Creative Writer

    You want romance, light sci-fi, fantasy, paranormal, contemporary and etc. I''m there. Whether it is action, adventure, the typical girl next door or the vampire in the hallway your book will be writte...

  • View Service Offered By Writeit007


    Padstow, England, United Kingdom

    • 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 N Brown

    N Brown

    Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom

    • 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...

  • View Service Offered By Erynn Lehtonen

    Erynn Lehtonen

    Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

    • short stories
    • Book Editing
    • Character Development

    Proofreading and Editing

    Providing editing services from proofreading to substantive editing. I am a ruthless, experienced editor. While sometimes my input may be harsh, I can guarantee another perspective on your writing tha...

  • View Service Offered By DianaKemp


    Huntington Beach, California, United States

    • short stories
    • Author
    • Creative

    Versatile creative writer

    As a freelancer I''ve completed a variety projects ranging from love letters to ghostwritten novels. As a writer, my lifelong passion expresses itself in a diverse collection of books, stories and scre...

  • View Service Offered By MillyDorcas


    Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya

    • short stories
    • Amazon Kindle
    • Book Writing

    Creative Writing

    I am a creative soul and enjoy writing romance and also children's stories. I have a couple of books published on Kindle on the said genres.

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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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