by Jennie S. Bev Publish Your Freelance Work AbroadParlay an international interest in your local viewpoint into a freelance gig [This article was previously published by Media Bistro (NYC) on June 4, 2008. It has been more than two years, so some details are no...
by Jennie S. Bev Teaching online is one of the best things that a writer can do to take his or her talents to the next level, raise profile, and be useful for the community. Teaching writing and teaching online have proven to be gratifying for many freelancers. It...
Jennie M. Xue is an award-winning author and a bilingual columnist based in Northern California. She writes in English and Indonesian and is known as one of the most prolific Indonesia-born bilingual authors and columnists. Her English-only site and writing portfolio is JenniferXue.com.
The fire within Jennie was ignited as another fire was extinguished.
(Justin Lafferty for Tracy Press)
In a way, Jennie is a literary opposite of Stockton native Maxine Hong Kingston, who wrote about being trapped between American culture and the wrenchingly different ways of her Chinese immigrant parents. Cultural dislocation empowers Jennie.
(Michael Fitzgerald for The Record of San Joaquin)
They say the people who truly love you are the ones who constantly urge you to improve. Jakarta native and award-winning writer Jennie embodies this. Though she has lived in America for more than a decade, Jennie writes exhaustively on Jakarta, its people, its activism and its future.
(Shalene Gupta for The Jakarta Globe)