I will translate one page of text, about 300 + words. From Spanish, German or Afrikaans into English or Dutch. Specialized in legal texts and legal documents but also experienced in translation of literature.
Writing services are possible but at different rates.● English and Dutch translations, from German, Spanish, French and Afrikaans. Specialized in legal, technical and medical translations. Translated several novels. ● Ghost writer of articles, e-books and books about religion and theology, life and life stories. Fiction and non fiction. ● Currently SEO writing for an agency and translating novels. re: article, I spent 5 years in Sudan as volunteer. And six in other African countries. And now I live in the Dominican Republic. Personal data Name Marinus Henricus Kruissen Date of birth August 4th 1952 Address Villa Alacran, casa # 13, La Romana, Dominican Republic Telephone +809 550 1805 Nationality Dutch 1972-1975 Military Service, followed by a three year contract, (KVV -Medic). Including military training and education as a Medic. 1976-1990 In those years I worked for different Non-Governmental Organizations, primarily as a Medic. But as time went by the type of work changed, more and more to that of interpret and translator. In addition, as teacher of English. This happened, because I spoke more than four languages, at that time. (6 now). I worked in the Central African Republic, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Kenya, and Sudan. My employers were the International Relief Friendship Foundation, and the last two years in Sudan, the Sudanese Council of Churches. 1990-2005 Back in Holland, I had to find work, and an income, fast, so I went to work for the Randstad Employment Agency. They found work for me, but not in the translation field. The last company I worked for in The Netherlands was Nedcon. (reference) 2006-present Living in the Dominican Republic now, I decided to start again, as a freelance translator and interpret. I opened an office under the name of: “ Gone Native Translations”. Academic experiences I enrolled in a Roman Catholic Seminary, for only one year, 1966. Fields of study: Dutch, English, German, French, Religious studies, Mathematics, Social studies, Geography. In 1967 I went to the Liemers College, Graduated. Fields, Translation- Dutch, English, and German. Administration, Mathematics, Bookkeeping, Proficiency at office equipment. Nursing College only lasted a year and a half, as I was drafted into the Royal Dutch Army in March 1972. There, I studied and worked as a Medic. After two years at the Zambian Nursing College, I received my Nursing Degree in Zambia in 1982. I now have three years of experience as a free lance translator, main language pair DutchEnglish. I also translate from German, Spanish, French, Afrikaans Interpretation in the tourism field, SPEng, SPDutch. I teach English, and am a member of Teachers without Borders, and studying for the license.