I earn my living as a translator but I also write short stories and novel (in Spanish). Last summer and finished a novel about the pursuits and life of a group of women in their fifties in Madrid. Most of them live alone, all have children and all are strong women still looking for a couple but happy to have one anohter and their children.
It is intented as a sort of homage to my friends. I'll be happy to send a couple os chapters to anyone interested. In Spanish or in Englis.
I have also many short stories and different "travel articles" about Damascus, Beirut and Tunis (I was there during the revolution). I intend to agroup those articles in a blog soon. I'll let you know where