|Secondary Web Address:||https://www.facebook.com/WandaHennigCravings/|
|City:||Durban and San Francisco Bay Area|
|Media:||Books, Internet - Website and Blogging, Consumer Magazines, Social Media|
|Speciality:||Travel, Health, Columnist, Culture, Food, Profiles|
|Profession:||Writer, Editor, Photographer, Researcher|
Twenty-plus years on consumer publications, media and communications — including newspapers, magazines, corporate (Fortune 500) and nonprofit communications, and PR — in South Africa and the United States. Long-time freelance photojournalist, print and online. Author of Cravings: A Zen-inspired memoir about sensual pleasures, freedom from dark places, and living and eating with abandon (Say Yes Press).
Freelance work in the United States and South Africa has included writing for newspapers and magazines; PR writing and consulting; social media coaching and consulting; life coaching and writing around this (I am a certified life coach).
Publications I have worked full-time on include:
In South Africa, the Daily News, Durban; the Sunday Tribune, Durban (news and feature writer, editor Sunday lifestyle magazine, copy desk); the South African edition of Cosmopolitan (Durban bureau chief and editor Cosmo Man); Business in Durban; etc.
In the United States, Appellation magazine (wine country living — special feature editor); Get Up & Go! (a publication geared to boomers — Northern California editor); Diablo magazine (regional magazine San Francisco Bay Area — editor in chief); Bechtel Briefs (Fortune 500 corporate communications — senior editor); Black Diamond Living (regional magazine San Francisco Bay Area — editor in chief); Oakland magazine (long-time contributor); Cuisine Noir magazine (long-time columnist-contributor).
Born in Durban. Attended UKZN: BA Hons (Psych), HDE; Durban University of Technology (old Technikon): national diplomas in Photography and in Public Relations; Coaches Training Institute, California: Certified Life Coach (CPCC).
Lived for 20 years in San Francisco Bay Area, now living between Durban and San Francisco Bay Area, mostly in Durban at present. A pretty long commute.
Large international freelance portfolio. Lots of links and references available.