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Wangui Wagacha

Wangui Wagacha - Editor

Santiago, Chile

A multi-lingual freelance writer and translator for over 10 years, I am always looking to the next challenge!

Overview

A law graduate, I began my career in advertising and journalism, where I developed my writing, proofreading and editing skills. I then worked in project management for organizations including the UN, before returning to focus on writing and translation, notably with media companies, working in web content management and editing. I am a published author, and run several blogs. I translate into English, French and Spanish.

Services
Languages
English (UK) English (US)
Fiction
Anthologies Children's - Middle Grade Crime & Mystery Cultural & Ethnic Themes Holiday Humor & Comedy Inspirational Short Story
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs Health & wellbeing

Work experience

Freelance Translator

Translation Back Office
March, 2017 – Present (about 1 year)

Freelance Writer

Trivago
February, 2016 – Present (over 2 years)

Portfolio (7 selected works)

A Cupful at Christmas

Ciggie Cramond

Growing up is tough enough without having to deal with a name that your parents thought was wonderful, but that you think is a curse. "A Cupful at Christmas" is the story of 8 and a half year-old, Freda Mandela, as she struggles to become a better person at that very special time of year. Coddled by her busy parents and the beloved nanny that she bullies so ruthlessly, she is surprised to find... read more

Growing up is tough enough without having to deal with a name that your parents thought was wonderful, but that you think is a curse. "A Cupful at Christmas" is the story of 8 and a half year-old, Freda Mandela, as she struggles to become a better person at that very special time of year. Coddled by her busy parents and the beloved nanny that she bullies so ruthlessly, she is surprised to find... read more

Clinks!

Ciggie Cramond

* At the airport, a man lusts after a woman he's never met.* A woman scorned is, well... very dangerous indeed!* A murder is being arranged... but who is the intended victim?And more!Whether your cup of tea is champagne & strawberries or coffee & cake, raise your glass to Clinks! -a series of short stories and poems to celebrate and enjoy rare moments of freedom, in total relaxation! This is a... read more

* At the airport, a man lusts after a woman he's never met.* A woman scorned is, well... very dangerous indeed!* A murder is being arranged... but who is the intended victim?And more!Whether your cup of tea is champagne & strawberries or coffee & cake, raise your glass to Clinks! -a series of short stories and poems to celebrate and enjoy rare moments of freedom, in total relaxation! This is a... read more

Clinks!: A compilation of short stories by Ciggie Cramond

Ciggie Cramond

• At the airport, a man lusts after a woman he’s never met. • A woman scorned is, well... very dangerous indeed! • A murder is being arranged... but who is the intended victim? And more! Whether your cup of tea is champagne & strawberries or coffee & cake, raise your glass to Clinks! –a series of short stories and poems to celebrate and enjoy rare moments of freedom in our busy daily life, in ... read more

• At the airport, a man lusts after a woman he’s never met. • A woman scorned is, well... very dangerous indeed! • A murder is being arranged... but who is the intended victim? And more! Whether your cup of tea is champagne & strawberries or coffee & cake, raise your glass to Clinks! –a series of short stories and poems to celebrate and enjoy rare moments of freedom in our busy daily life, in ... read more

Ties

Ciggie Cramond

To commit or not to commit? After spending two years with the man of her dreams, it's time to discuss the 'M'-word. But is our heroine's crippling fear of commitment going to put a spanner in the works of what has been the happiest time of her life?In the sidelines, her best friend Lizzie Hendy can barely wait to get married -seemingly to whatever man will ask her first! Are Ties all that impo... read more

To commit or not to commit? After spending two years with the man of her dreams, it's time to discuss the 'M'-word. But is our heroine's crippling fear of commitment going to put a spanner in the works of what has been the happiest time of her life?In the sidelines, her best friend Lizzie Hendy can barely wait to get married -seemingly to whatever man will ask her first! Are Ties all that impo... read more

Ties

Ciggie Cramond

To commit or not to commit? After spending two years with the man of her dreams, it’s time to discuss the ‘M’-word. But is our heroine’s crippling fear of commitment going to put a spanner in the works of what has been the happiest time of her life? In the sidelines, her best friend Lizzie Hendy can barely wait to get married –seemingly to whatever man will ask her first! Are Ties all that imp... read more

To commit or not to commit? After spending two years with the man of her dreams, it’s time to discuss the ‘M’-word. But is our heroine’s crippling fear of commitment going to put a spanner in the works of what has been the happiest time of her life? In the sidelines, her best friend Lizzie Hendy can barely wait to get married –seemingly to whatever man will ask her first! Are Ties all that imp... read more

Friday @ The Wharf (Abereast Book 1)

Ciggie Cramond

Beautiful Adèle Faulkner loves her life. She is a working writer, and living happily and in the quiet sea-side town of Abereast, surrounded by what have become her five best friends. They trust and love and look after each other, protected in turn by the kind André, owner of The Wharf, where the friends meet every Friday to talk out what's happened during their week and to celebrate each other... read more

Beautiful Adèle Faulkner loves her life. She is a working writer, and living happily and in the quiet sea-side town of Abereast, surrounded by what have become her five best friends. They trust and love and look after each other, protected in turn by the kind André, owner of The Wharf, where the friends meet every Friday to talk out what's happened during their week and to celebrate each other... read more

Friday @ The Wharf (Volume 1)

Ciggie Cramond

Beautiful Adèle Faulkner loves her life. She is a working writer, and living happily and in the quiet sea-side town of Abereast, surrounded by what have become her five best friends. They trust and love and look after each other, protected in turn by the kind André, owner of The Wharf, where the friends meet every Friday. Under the haze of alcohol, growing attractions and secret jealousies wit... read more

Beautiful Adèle Faulkner loves her life. She is a working writer, and living happily and in the quiet sea-side town of Abereast, surrounded by what have become her five best friends. They trust and love and look after each other, protected in turn by the kind André, owner of The Wharf, where the friends meet every Friday. Under the haze of alcohol, growing attractions and secret jealousies wit... read more

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