📍I’m based in Munich, Germany. Originally from Cape Town, South Africa.
👨💻 Former pricing actuary. Now consultant and ghostwriter.
✍️ Write of Passage 7 alum and two-time Mentor.
🖼️ Co-founder of Creating Visuals for Writing - an online community for writers who want to add visuals to their essays.
📚 Bookstores are my kryptonite. I usually end up buying five books that I add to the "to-read" shelf.
🏃 Running is my favourite way to make friends in a new city. Big fan of the outdoors.
❓ Currently exploring these 12 Problems.
I write about the creator economy and strategies to improve your writing.
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