Hear what freelancers and the employers who hire them have to say.
Send us your stories.

Freelance Marketplace Forum 14 topics
Torrence Boone Emphatic About Google PPC (2) 4/8/2014
Looking for High-Quality Professional Ad Music (1) 4/2/2014
REALITY TV CASTING CALL- Social Media Professional (1) 3/23/2014
more... - post new topic

Have a question?
Read our FAQs or contact us by email or at 212-547-7934
  Alona Martinez
Professional/Personal Overview
  I have been writing life stories since I was a distracted fourth grade student in Mrs. Edinger’s class. Multiplication tables couldn’t hold a candle to what was going on in my head. Since then, I have relished in the bittersweet moments raising an adolescent daughter, the heartbreak of losing a loved one and the consuming comfort a properly made Sour Cream Apple pie can bring. I blog in English and Spanish about life and food on my websites http://alonamartinez.com and http://www.culinarycompulsion.com. I am currently working on my first book.
Work Info
Writer 20 Years
Family, Children & Teenagers 8 Years
Food 8 Years
Humor 8 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
5 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
The Sun Sentinel (3-5), The Dallas Morning News (1-2), The Miami Herald (1-2)
Computer Skills
Word, Excel
Foreign Language Skills
Bilingual English/Spanish
Work Permits & Visas
USA citizen
Symposium for Professional Food Writer James Peterson Food Writing Award
IACP, Avant Guild, SCBWI
I graduated Cum Laude from Barnard College with a degree in English. I have been based in South Florida for the past 18 years, focusing on humorist life and food stories.
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near Miami, FL. I am willing to travel anywhere. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.