Yes, here it is. I am a bonafide, certified translator.
After working as a translator for some time now, it feels good to make it official. As of today, I am officially certified by the Society of Translators and Interpreters of British Columbia to translate from English to Swedish, and from Swedish to English. I took the exams back in May, and it was a… Continue reading I’m certified
Tools of the trade
These are the two books that I use constantly when I'm translating. I use other resources as well, including online ones (hello, Google!), but these two books are my main helpers. The one on the left is my new English/Swedish and Swedish/English dictionary, and the one on the right is my Swedish book of synonyms… Continue reading Tools of the trade
More writing advice (and life advice) from Ernest Hemingway
From the wonderful site brainpickings. It's great advice not only for writers, but for life in general.
Words to live by, for writers and others
Perfectionism is the voice of the oppressor, the enemy of the people. It will keep you cramped and insane your whole life, and it is the main obstacle between you and a shitty first draft. --- Perfectionism is a mean, frozen form of idealism, while messes are the artist’s true friend. What people somehow (inadvertently,… Continue reading Words to live by, for writers and others
Welcome to my lair
As I write this in November, 2013, this website is still in its infancy, but click around and you'll find out more about who I am and what I do. I am currently doing final edits on my first book in English - a collection of science fiction short stories titled "Odin's Eye". Check back… Continue reading Welcome to my lair