Language is my passion and I am an expert at what I do.
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I am a literary translator, writer, editor, proofreader, English language teacher and all-round wordsmith. I am flexible, imaginative, conscientious and I will not let you down.
I hold a Masterís in Translation from University College London as well as a Bachelorís in Modern Languages from University of Manchester.
I am a qualified translator from Swedish, Russian, French and Spanish into English. I specialise in literary, cultural, journalistic and academic translation but I...
Mar 16, 2015|Translation|$431|Completed
TRANSLATION from SWEDISH, RUSSIAN, SPANISH, FRENCH into English
I hold an MA in Translation from University College London and have worked as a freelance translator for several years. I specialise in literary translation, particularly fantasy fiction. I have my first novel coming out in January 2016 and two more due for publication in 2017.
PROOFREADING and COPY-EDITING any English text
I am an insightful and famously ruthless editor, capable of cutting whole pages from manuscripts, as well shifting the odd comma. I am the in-house copy-editor at the London based publishing house Fitzrovia Press, and international craft magazine Pompom Quarterly. In these roles I am responsible for editing, re-structuring and proofreading texts. I ensure that the texts are not only flawless, but simple and easy to read. There is no skill in hiding behind unnecessary words. Clarity is the key.
Tell me what to write and I'll do it. Funny, twisted, academic, diabolical, heart-wrenching, formal...? I am a literary chameleon. Just try me. Go on, I dare you.
I write short stories, essays, blogs, opinion pieces and marketing content. My main writing passions are feminism and erotica.
SUMMARIES and TRANSCREATION
Transcreation is a term used to describe something in between translation and original writing. Perhaps you want the information, the storyline or the general sense of a foreign language text to be conveyed in English. This could include writing an article based on...
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