My Resume

 (My articles are below, after the resume.)


Sean A. Hoade

4375 East Sunset Road APT 521
Henderson, NV 89014
(702) 682-5816
seanhoade@gmail.com
Facebook: @real.sean.hoade
Twitter: @seanhoade

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

My experience in writing, editing, and teaching make me a strong candidate
for a variety of positions benefiting from exceptional communication
skills. With my professional and educational background, I can process
documents and data efficiently; create and edit marketing, online, and
in-house materials of all kinds; and speak in front of groups in any kind
of training or outreach capacity.



EDUCATION

M.F.A. in Creative Writing: Fiction
University of Alabama, 2006
B.A. in Philosophy and Cognitive Science
Indiana University, 1999



PROFESSIONAL WRITING/EDITING EXPERIENCE


Courseware Writer
LightSpeed VT
2018 – Present

  • Researched and wrote scripts for multiple corporate Learning
    Management Systems

Freelance Writer / Public Speaker
Please see below
2015 – Present


Content Manager II
InfoStream Group
2014 – 2015

  • Wrote and edited blogs, emails, internal documents for websites
  • Wrote and tested AdWords content
  • Used software for email campaigns

Copywriter
LIK USA
2013

  • Wrote and edited press releases, company blog entries, in-store
    signage, external communications, email marketing pieces, and more
  • Temporary position to align materials with company mission

Copywriter
Juhl Advertising Agency
1999 – 2002

  • Wrote, proofread, and edited print, radio, television, and Internet
    advertising campaign materials

Copy Editor / Features Writer
South Bend Tribune
1995 – 1997

  • Edited news and feature articles for publication in daily newspaper
  • Wrote headlines and cutlines

Reporter
Quad City News
1989 – 1990

  • Wrote news and feature articles as well as weekly column
  • Wrote headlines and cutlines
  • Editor of North Edition


TEACHING EXPERIENCE


Full-Time Adjunct Professor
University of Alabama
2006 – 2010


Graduate Teaching Assistant
University of Alabama
2002 – 2006


Adjunct Instructor
SNHU online program
2013 – 2014


Adjunct Instructor
Stillman College
2010 – 2011



FREELANCE WRITING


The Variegate Group

2018 – Present

  • Write blogs, articles, and other communications
  • Edit marketing materials

Scripted
2018 – Present

  • Write assigned articles, blogs, and other SEO content

Upwork
2017 – Present

  • Write assigned articles, blogs, and other SEO content
  • Write contracted ghostwriting novel and nonfiction book projects
  • Edit projects for other writers

Real ROI
2015 – Present

  • Write SEO content for client Web pages

Figure8 Design
2013 – Present

  • Write SEO content for client Web pages

Textbroker
2013 – Present

  • Write articles, blogs, news reports, and other assigned content


PUBLISHED WORK

NOVELS

  • Mr Tesla and Mr Darwin Fight Edison’s Ravenous Megalodons through
    the Judicious Use of Time Travel and Giant Robots
    . Las Vegas, NV: Hoade’s Penny Dreadfuls. (Forthcoming 2019).
  • Cthulhu Attacks! Book 2: The Faith. Hobart, Tasmania: Severed Press (forthcoming 2019).
  • The Found World. (As “Hugo Navikov.”) Hobart, Tasmania: Severed Press, 2018.
  • Nikola Tesla Meets The Slender Man. Las Vegas, NV: Hoade’s Penny, 2018.
  • Anomaly. (As “Hugo Navikov.”) Hobart, Tasmania: Severed Press, 2018.
  • Prehistoric Beasts and Where to Fight Them. (As “Hugo Navikov.”) Hobart, Tasmania: Severed Press, 2016.
  • War Thug 2. (As “Hugo Navikov.”) Hobart, Tasmania: Severed Press, 2016.
  • Lovecraft Cackles: 2 Tales of Miskatonic Mayhem. Las Vegas, NV: Hoade’s Penny Dreadfuls, 2016.
  • War Thug. (As “Hugo Navikov.”) Hobart, Tasmania: Severed Press, 2016.
  • Absinthe in Arkham: Two Tales of Lovecraftian Decadence. Las Vegas, NV: Hoade’s Penny Dreadfuls, 2016.
  • Nikola Tesla vs. The Daylight Vampires. Las Vegas, NV: Hoade’s Penny Dreadfuls, 2016.
  • Zombie School Confidential (nonfiction). Birmingham, AL: FilmNerds Press, 2016.
  • Spinosaurus. (As “Hugo Navikov.”) Hobart, Tasmania: Severed Press, 2015.
  • Cthulhu Attacks! Book 1: The Fear. Hobart, Tasmania: Severed Press, 2015.
  • The Adventures of Cal Longwood, Porn Star Detective: Eleven Inches
    from Heaven. 
    Portland, OR: Dynatox Industries, 2014.
  • Reviva Las Vegas. Scotts Valley, CA: CreateSpace, 2014.
  • Deadtown Abbey. Scotts Valley, CA: CreateSpace, 2013.
  • Ain’t That America, 2nd. ed. Scotts Valley, CA: CreateSpace, 2013.
  • Inappropriate Behavior (stories). Scotts Valley, CA: CreateSpace, 2011.
  • Darwin’s Dreams. Scotts Valley, CA: CreateSpace, 2008.

SHORT STORIES

  • “Mud Men.” In Summer of Lovecraft. Hayward, CA: Chaosium,
    Inc., 2015.
  • “Brains Like Figgy Pudding.” In Dark Holidays. Scotts
    Valley, CA: CreateSpace, 2014.
  • “Cold Air.” In Cthulhurotica 2. Portland, OR: Dagan Books,
    2013.
  • “Security.” Carve 7.1 (2006).
  • “Tough Love,” Utterpants (UK) (Oct. 2005).
  • “Dumb.” Dissociated Writers Project Journal (2003).
  • “The Girl Who Spoke Pig Latin.” Analecta (1999).
  • “Who Killed JenBeret?” (stage play) Revolutions (1998)
  • “Court Briefs.” Chic (October 1991).
  • “Derailed.” Chic (November 1990).
  • “Brains Like Figgy Pudding.” In The Undead That Saved Christmas. Scotts Valley, CA: CreateSpace, 2010.
  • “Reviva Las Vegas!” In Eyewitness: Zombie. Beaverton, OR: May December Publications, 2010.
  • “Tweets by Glenn Robinson, Zombie.” In Daily Bites of Flesh: A Zombie Anthology. Chadron, NE: Pill Hill
    Press, 2010.
  • “Samsara Suite.” In You Are Not Here and Other Works of Buddhist Fiction. Somerville,
    MA: Wisdom Publications, 2006.

REFERENCE

  • Shyloh Wehner, The Variegate Group
    (702) 408-2114
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