Looking for Advice on Freelance Writing

Natacha Guyot

After a busy – and productive – summer of writing, editing, book marketing, with much more to come, I have new projects for this Fall.

I am currently looking to relocate and am looking for a full time paid position if possible in the UK (though I am open to opportunities in the US and Canada). I am hoping to get a job in the creative, media, cultural industries or higher education. As long as my language, writing, social media, public speaking skills are a good fit, I remain flexible and open-minded about possibilities. So, if anyone has suggestions, feel free to let me know. I am always glad to discuss more in depth about what I am looking for via message.

In the meantime, I am thinking about delving into freelance writing as a side income source. I have already done some research on my own but this field…

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What’s In A Name? – Short Stories – Alexander

Smorgasbord Blog Magazine

I am working my way through the alphabet with this series of short stories. Each letter will have two stories for a girl’s name and a boy’s name. Babies are given names that are with them for the rest of their lives. Some are easy to grow into and others… well they take a little more time and perseverance.

Today Alexander and the story of a boy who struggled to live up to its illustrious past.

The name Alexander has been around for thousands of years. It is the Latin form of the Greek name Alexandros which meant ‘defending men’. In Greek mythology it was the alternative name for the hero Paris. Probably the most famous who bore the name was Alexander the Great, King of Macedon. In the 4th Century BC he established a huge empire stretching from Greece, Egypt, Persia and parts of India. Tales about him…

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