About The Author






Amanda is a freelance writer, blogger, researcher, editor, and proofreader. She also works a Givergy Event Manager and Steeped Tea Sipologist from Alberta, Canada. She began blogging seven-years-ago to improve her writing skills and share her thoughts and life experiences. However, the blog has been poetry and flash fiction based in most recent years.

Over time, Amanda’s blog has developed and along with her BA in English Literature and Certificate in Residential Design, Amanda has courses in editing, copyediting, proofreading, Creative Writing, and fiction courses, from SFU, the U of A, and online in grammar and fiction writing. Her last course was a practical fiction writing course from January 2018 to the end of June 2018. She has also taken short blogging, poetry, writing, commenting, and photography courses through WordPress. She looks to improve her writing anywhere possible

She adores poetry often uses varied forms of poetry from Shadow Poetry. She writes poetry for prompts each week when she is able and contributes as a Barista for the http://www.godoggocafe.com with poetry, short fiction, and writer/blogger interviews.

As a freelancer Amanda writes and edits academic works, has edited several poetry chapbooks, family history books in three parts, ‘The Reeder’s Through the Ages Parts I, II, and III.’ She has written blog content as a freelancer for SEO Expert concerning beauty, makeup, skincare, hair straightener reviews, and non-cosmetic procedures (along with some other freelance pieces for various clients on varied topics).  She’s written a great deal of business writing such as RFP’s, business letters, and edited/rewritten some technical writing for WSP. Amanda seeks to expand on her successful freelance experiences and to continue to improve her writing.

Amanda has been fine-tuning her writing skills in fiction and poetry. She writes short stories and poetry and submits them to online magazines and websites. She has poems published many times since June 2016 on http://www.spillwords.com magazine,  http://www.SickLitMagazine.com, and @herheartpoetry on Instagram. She has also published poetry in the past on Silver Birch Press. Moreover, Amanda is working on the third draft of her novel called How Was Last Night? The novel has been in process for a few years, now.

In addition, Amanda enjoys the Edmonton sports scene. She is a huge Oiler’s fan (NHL) and pleased with the improvement of the Oilers in their new Roger’s Place Arena, despite missing the playoffs. She’s a fan of the Edmonton Eskimos who won the Grey Cup November 2015. Amanda also enjoys walking, doing yoga, dogs, reading, shopping, traveling, restaurants, cafes, etc.)with her friends and family.

If you wish to contact Amanda to write for you or if you would like to guest post on her blog, please reach her through her contact page. She can also be found on Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, and Pinterest:  @mandibelle16.

Thanks so much for stopping by!

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