Karen van der Merwe

Writer, Editor, Proofreader, Humor and Advertising Specialist


I am a: writer - blogs, content, articles, reviews, product descriptions, advertising, humor; editor; proofreader and article re-writer with an honors degree in Clinical Psychology as well as Industrial Psychology.

My degree also including courses in Consumer Psychology, Business English, Interpersonal Dynamics and Creative writing. This provides me with the necessary qualifications and skills necessary for copy-writing, Internet content writing; editing; marketing; market-research; advertising; creative writing, script writing; character development and analysis; and anything humor related - satire and parodies are my specialties.

I can write/edit/proofread and create in both US English as well as UK English. I offer quick turnaround times and am available on a per task and also on long term basis for projects/employment.

Work Flexibility

Location flexibility

Within Johannesburg.
Would temporarily relocate.
Would permanently relocate.
Can telecommute.

Length of contract