WRITING & TRANSLATION
Freelance writer and Japanese-to-English translator. Check out the articles, novels, and more that I've written so far. See other work I've done, including translations, native checks, and more.
Published Articles, Travel Blog Posts, and More
A collection of articles for Living Form, a travel website dedicated to bringing people, places, and art together. Written here are place descriptions, portfolios for specialized professionals, and art profiles.
Blog posts written for luxury travel agency The Art of Travel, introducing little-known, captivating locations in Japan.
Click below to read "The Three Peaks of Dewa, Yamagata," "Kayotei Ryokan: Hospitality as an Art Form," and "Naoshima Island: Where Art Collides with Nature."
The TRAM is an online and print magazine started by foreign individuals living in Japan. Pieces I've contributed over the years include restaurant reviews, help articles, and creative writing pieces. (Summer 2014 - Spring 2018)
MORE PUBLISHED WRITINGS
Published Satire, Novels, and Advertising Copywriting
An article for The Rising Wasabi, a satirical news publication covering the latest from the land of the rising sun.
YA Fiction novelist. Self-published novels available on Amazon and Wattpad under the author name H. Alt. I am presently seeking an agent to represent my fourth and latest novel, Godless.
Copywriting in advertising for the remarkable Tateyama Town of Toyama Prefecture. A slice of "Real Japan" written with a whole lot of love for this hidden, charming mountain town.
YA FICTION NOVELS ON AMAZON
Samples Also Available on Wattpad
H. Alt is a YA Fiction author on Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing and Wattpad.
Presently, H. Alt has published three novels: Oblivion, an original fantasy novel; Sunkissed: A Zombie Novel; and Weeds, the sequel to Sunkissed. The first part of her latest novel, a dystopian titled Godless, is available on Wattpad.
H. Alt was born in southeastern Wisconsin and graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Madison with a BA in Japanese and East Asian Studies. She has lived in Japan for the last seven years and presently works as a Coordinator of International Relations.
JAPANESE-TO-ENGLISH TRANSLATION, WORD DATA ENTRY, AND MORE SERVICES AVAILABLE