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Steve Andrews | Elance
 
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Steve Andrews

Author, freelance writer and journalist seeks work
   Spain
  |   Icod de los Vinos, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  |  5:10 am Local Time

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I have a lot of media experience, and over the past 12 years, have written professionally for many publications and websites. I have contributed to Kindred Spirit, Prediction, National Federation of Occupational Pensioners, Feed Your Brain and Permaculture magazines, and had a column in Big Issue and Living Tenerife. I have also written for the Tenerife Weekly, Tenerife Sun and Tenerife News newspapers. Among the many international sites I have contributed articles to are enjoyfrance.com and wifimundo.com.
I have a BA Honours degree in...

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May 28, 2013|Web Content|$27|Completed
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Portfolio

Living Tenerife gardening column. This article is about growing plants that are popular...
News article published by Tenerife News newspaper and describing a cafe in the resort...
Article co-written with author and journalist CJ Stone and published by Prediction...
Article about the Guanches, Atlantis and the pyramids of Tenerife published by Kindred...
My column in Big Issue Cymru magazine for homeless people. I wrote social interest...
Full page article in the Tenerife Sun about Monarch butterflies.
A commissioned article about foraging published by Permaculture Magazine. It was part...
Tenerife News article about a local restaurant
News article I wrote for the Tenerife News newspaper. It is about a school trip where...
Gardening column in Living Tenerife magazine
Cover of my book that was published by O-Books in 2010.
http://www.moon-books.net/books/herbs-of-the-northern-shaman
Amazon Kindle book cover of my autobiographical account of paranormal and mystical...
http://www.amazon.com/Hummadruz-Life-High-Strangeness-ebook/dp/B005CBJCZ6
This letter from the British School Tenerife was to thank me for work I had done as...
Cover artwork for my EP on DMMG Records
Artwork for my album entitled Welsh Wizard on DMMG Records

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Service Description

I am adaptable and can write articles on many subjects but have specialised in nature and the environment, gardening, the island of Tenerife, books, UFOs, conspiracy theories, the paranormal, fashion, singer-songwriters and music. I have written for newspapers, magazines and websites and conducted many interviews that have then been published. I can also write reviews, as well as being able to edit and proof-read texts. I am accustomed to working to deadlines.


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Employment

Tenerife Weekly
Columnist
2013 - Present
I write a weekly column about gardening and nature.
Tenerife News
Writer
2004 - Present
Writer contributing news articles on health, the environment, nature, music and entertainment, eating out and general interest.
sun4free.com
Writer
2005 - 2010
Writer contributing articles about Tenerife for this popular website
CEIP Antonio del Valle Menendez
Temporary classroom assistant
2009 - 2009
I worked as a classroom assistant at a Spanish school helping the English teacher. I have an excellent reference for this work.
Tenerife Sun
Writer and columnist
2005 - 2007
I had a regular column about different locations on the island of Tenerife and the wildlife I found there. I also wrote specially commissioned material for the newspaper.
Living Tenerife magazine
Columnist
2005 - 2006
I had a regular column about gardening.

Education

Cardiff University
Journalism, Film and Broadcast Honours
1999 - 2003
Coleg Glan Hafren
National Diploma in Media
1997 - 1998
Cantonian High School
O-level and A-levels
1965 - 1971

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