Please contact me for rates and information regarding freelance writing. I can write to professional and academic standards…and I know how to follow a style sheet, use a CMS, and meet a deadline.

Writing jobs which I have held include journalism, blogs and news pages, restaurant profiles, SEO and Social Media work, and as Digital Resources Officer for the University of London’s School of Advanced Study.



Tutor for second-year English Literature students at the University of Edinburgh. In 2019 I will be teaching at the Sutton Trust summer school, also at Edinburgh



(See also ‘Reviews’ tab, above)

Inciting Sparks

Planet News: My 2015 blog ‘The Year When I Read Enough Books’ was republished on Planet News.

The Student Features and book reviews.

The Forfar Dispatch. In 2011, I wrote an article on witnessing the Brisbane floods for this local Scottish newspaper.



School of Advanced Study. In my role at the University of London I helped to maintain the SAS-Space online research repository, and the SAS online Open Journals. I also worked on the Talking Humanities Blog and the PORT Virtual Learning Environment.

The University of Edinburgh. 

  • College of Humanities and Social Science web team. Projects included research impact microsite, for which I wrote and reviewed case studies.
  • Intranet Development Project Officer for the UoE Internal Audit department. 2018.
  • Transgender: Intersectional/International. Website for 2019 academic conference.

Clients I have written web copy or online articles for include:

  • De Groots Media. Restaurant profiles for Australian restaurant sites, 2010-11.  Sample review.
  • Direct Travel 
  • Lemur Clean
  • Promotion Products, Budget Promotion Teaching Agency. SEO work and product catalogues.
  • Lettingweb. Daily news articles for Lettingweb’s news site, 2012-13. 
  • Clare Florist. Daily blogs, social media and web content for, and 2012-13.


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