​​© 2019 Caroline Jestaz


Welcome to my website!

I am a fiction writer and former editor/publisher based in Cambridge, UK. I have been working as a freelance mentor and editor since 2013. I am trilingual (French, English and Italian) and have twenty years of teaching experience at university, in language schools and giving private tuition.


If you would like to work with me or have any questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch using the contact form or to email me at caroline [at] blueasanorange.com. You can also sign up to my blog to receive articles and news and listen to my podcast. I look forward to hearing from you!

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Do you need help with...

Your writing?

Your text?

I edit and analyse any type of texts (article, newsletter or a piece of fiction).

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Your translation?


I translate documents of any type and length, French/English and English/French.

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​I teach French, English and Italian to to adult students of all levels, face-to-face and on Skype.

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The Creativity for All Podcast

A bi-monthly podcast, alternating solo episodes and guest episodes, exploring creativity in all its forms. Click on the links below to subscribe to it.


Why Blue as an Orange?

The name comes from ‘The earth is blue as an orange’, the first line of a famous poem by French surrealist poet, Paul Eluard, and is by far the most intriguing opening line ever written. It's also the perfect excuse to use my two favourite colours for the design of this website!