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Kathleen Halliday

Freelance writer and copyeditor

Location icon United States of America

I'm a Cuban-American with a BA in English and criminology from the University of Miami and an MA in electronic communication and publishing from University College London. In recent years, I have worked as a freelance writer, editor, and copyeditor for publications in the US and the UK. Additionally, I have spent time teaching English literature to high school students and working as a news director, web editor, and intern at local radio stations.

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New Times Broward-Palm Beach
10/21/2016
Tonight Ring of Honor Shines the Spotlight on Pro Wrestling in Fort Lauderdale

In auditoriums, gymnasiums, and recreation centers throughout the United States, men and women in spandex costumes grapple with one another in rings assembled by volunteers. Unbeknownst to the average Floridian, there is an entire world of independent wrestling kept alive by thousands of fans, hundreds of wrestlers, and no fewer...

Miami New Times
10/13/2016
Robert Schwartzman Has Had to Rediscover His Love for Rooney

Robert Schwartzman has not always been as enthusiastic about Rooney as he is today. "I'll tell you this," he says. "I remember being onstage in Rooney years ago and playing these songs and not feeling inspired... I needed to take time away from this project to realize how much I...

New Times Broward-Palm Beach
11/04/2016
Kennadi Brink Takes on Women's Wrestling in Florida

Kennadi Brink wrestled her first singles match for Ring of Honor, one of the most well-respected wrestling promotions in the country, two weeks ago in Fort Lauderdale. Her foray into professional wrestling began at a local wrestling show where, she says, "I was helping out in a skirt and high heels, and...

Mental Floss
12 Famous Artists With Synesthesia

Synesthesia is a condition in which the brain links a person's senses together in a rare manner, prompting unusual sensory responses to stimuli. People with synesthesia, for example, might see a certain color in response to a certain letter of the alphabet. Those who experience synesthesia "hear colors, feel sounds, and taste shapes" in a remarkably consistent fashion.

Mental Floss
8 People Who Faked Their Own Deaths

Faking your own death is not in and of itself illegal. If you wanted to walk away from your life and start anew, there are no federal statutes to prevent you from doing so, but it is rarely the best solution to your problems. Sometimes people who commit pseudocide, like One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest author Ken Kesey, are trying to evade capture for a crime.

Beardedmagazine
Johnny Foreigner @ the Borderline, London 30.03.14

The mark of a great live band is its ability to seduce showgoers every time they perform, regardless of how many times newcomers or fans have seen them. Johnny Foreigner is, by this definition, one of the best. Headlining at the Borderline in London with support from Uncle Luc, Midfield Workhouse and Radstewart, the Alcopop!

The 405
AM & Shawn Lee - Celestial Electric

The collaboration between American musician AM and American-cum-Londoner Shawn Lee has received largely favorable reviews since its showcase at SXSW in 2011. It's no wonder two artists as eclectic as these would come together to create an album that integrates current music trends with those from forty years ago.

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