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Charles (Chuck) Pora

Specializes in: Profiles, Sports, Entertainment, humor/serious/columns/photos

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4567 Buckthorn Drive
Erie, PA  
Phone: (814) 838-6189
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Work has previously appeared: Daily Newspapers, web sites, my own book of forty short essays called "Pora Lotta Lore" (see

I've been doing freelance writing since 1974 (35 years), mostly for the Erie Times-News in Erie, PA, and mostly in sports. I've had thousands of byline stories published, and have covered every type of sporting event in existence, from amateur to high school to college to professional. I've also done creative writings, movie reviews, humorous and serious pieces, and columns. I also shoot my own photos. In addition to writing for the Erie Times, I've done considerable stringer work for out of town newspapers, as well as web sites, and have written a book of forty short essays called "Pora Lotta Lore." ( I'm available to do coverage of visiting sports teams that travel to my area, and am also willing to travel. I love writing, know sports, am creative and dependable.

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