taylor trauger


tl;dr 

writer experienced in advertising, publishing, and placing punctuation, with an emphasis on editing yours


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skills and services:
  • writing, editing, proofreading, fact-checking, researching & transcribing words

  • reviewing content for consistency, messaging, tone, brand standards & grammar guidelines

  • but also breaking rules

  • putting together a website like this one

  • social media marketing & brand strategy

  • content calendar curation & blogging for brands, also alliterations, apparently

  • creating ads, tweets, newsletters, press releases & other necessary notifications

  • delegating design tasks to creative partners


interests and passions:
  • sharing my experiences on living with mental illness and ADHD

  • taking up space with my fat non-binary body

  • making more; consuming less

  • resisting

  • amplifying marginalized voices

  • reading books, writing reviews, editing manuscripts, supporting authors

  • figuring out how to run my very own independent publishing press


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experience:
  • Writer/Editor @ Home (2018-present)

  • Copywriter @ KC Truth Advertising (2014-2018)

  • Contributor @ Hazel & Wren (2013-2017)

  • Editorial Intern @ Mpls.St.Paul Magazine (2014)

  • Publishing Intern @ Coffee House Press (2014)

  • Marketing Intern @ Loft Literary Center (2013)

  • Editorial Intern @ Beaver’s Pond Press (2012)

  • Travel Blogger @ IES Abroad (2012)

  • Nonfiction Editor @ Ivory Tower (2011-2012)


education:
  • Certificate in Publishing @ New York University (2013)

  • B.A. in English/Creative Writing @ University of Minnesota (2013)

  • Minor in French @ IES Abroad in Paris  (2012)


publications:
  • Err: Volume One (Beaver’s Pond Press, 2017)

  • Errata  (zines 4 & 24)

  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine

  • Ivory Tower (RIP)