Tess
May 1, 2013

My story of becoming a freelance translator – At Wordyrama

I was recently interviewed by another freelance translator, Konstantina Drakou. To read my story of how I became an English into Swedish freelance translator, go to […]
April 27, 2013

Great ”new” tips from the book: Thoughts on Translation

Last month I received Corinne McKay’s new book “Thoughts on Translation… the translation industry and becoming a translator” in the mail. I had not asked for […]
April 22, 2013

Review of the Swedish Association of Professional Translators annual conference 2013

There are conferences, and then there are conferences. What I mean by that is that conferences can be quite different. I am a veteran participant in […]
April 11, 2013

Article on my “sabbatical” year in Sweden

Many have asked me to write about my sabbatical year in Sweden. It is actually not a “sabbatical” per se; I am just working from Sweden this year, instead of from Park City, Utah. Being an English into Swedish translator, it is very important for me to keep up my native language skills, and spending a whole year in Sweden, reading Swedish news every day and speaking Swedish at home, certainly trumps going back there every summer when it comes to immersing myself in my native language.