Introducing Author: Susan Braithwaite on Challenge Interview Series #22

I’ve been super quiet about this, even though I’ve been dying to shout about it for a while. But, now I can let you all in on it.

Marsha, over at alwayswrite.blog, was wonderful enough to interview me and has featured it on her site.

So, if you want to learn a wee bit more about me, check out my interview on her blog!

Marsha Ingrao - Always Write

Did you get hooked on the series Outlander like I did? Susan and her husband, Jez Braithwaite, not only speak Scottish, but they also collaborated to write a series called Things in Scots. I could get easily hooked on it. It’s a challenge to try to read and understand what they mean.

Language is so important to our identity. Not long-ago educators thought you had to erase a child’s first language for them to become fluent in a second or third language. Newer research proved this to be invalid. Susan shares how she felt about her language in this quote.

“As kids, we were discouraged from speaking Scots, so much so, we were given little bits of paper to put in a tin with the English for the Scots words we were meant to stop using.”

Susan Braithwaite

Those of you from the United States will notice that some of…

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Author: Susan T. Braithwaite

Royal Navy veteran from Scotland. My journey into writing started with a screenwriting certificate program at UCLA Ext. Since then, I've worked as a freelance content writer, erotica author, proofreader, professional beta reader, and content editor. I'm now working hard on my dream writing career: romantic suspense author. When I'm not writing, I can be found drinking too much coffee, obsessing over yarn, and planning world domination with my husband, jezbraithwaite.blog, and our squirrel army.​

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