The words we choose matter.

As in construction, which is more than a pile of lumber and nails, translation and writing depend on the mastery of craft and a splash of talent. Texts must be solidly constructed, stand up to inspection, yet be approachable and flow naturally like music. What makes them memorable is detail. Spice. Style.

Throughout my life, I have been drawn to the printed word and still love nothing better than writing and revision. An international transplant with a colorful career path in the arts and business, I am able to adapt, observe, and imagine.

Essayist. Journalist. Translator. Editor. Wordsmith.