My Name is Natasha Tynes and I’m an author, storyteller, and a digital strategist
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on my site and feel free to reach out if I can help you or your
organization tell you story or revamp your digital storytelling
What I do
Digital media strategist
Through my agency Suburban Media Group where I provide digital media services including digital media strategy, book marketing, and community management.
I’m the author of the speculative novel They Called Me Wyatt.
My short stories have appeared in Geometry, The Timerbline Review and Fjords. My story Ustaz Ahamd received a special award at the F. Scott Fitzgerald literary festival.
II have appeared on a number of national and international TV programs, including Larry King Live, PBS’s Foreign Exchange, Paula Zahn show, CBS’s Morning show, Scarborough Country, BBC’s Up all night, among others..
I am a regular contributor to a number of publications inside and outside the United States. My non-fiction work has appeared in the Washington Post, Nature Magazine, Elle Magazine, The Post, Esquire magazine, Aljazeera, among others.
I co-host the podcast, ExpaTalk, where we chat with Arab entrepreneurs, luminaries, and creatives.
From my blog
A quick encounter that took place at our local library the other day has left me with a number of insights. First it was a great reminder of the power of your mindset, and second it has emphasized my belief that we live in the best time for learning and building...
I just finished watching the all-Jordanian Netflix series Al-Rawabi School, and my mind is racing. So many mixed emotions: surprise, nostalgia, excitement, sadness, fear, inspiration, but above all, elation. Elation to hear the dialect of my home featured in a...
Last month was a hard month for me. I received unexpected, unwelcome news that left me doubting my skills. A writing project that I had been working on for a year just fell through, taking a major toll on my confidence and sense of self-worth. I don't have the energy...
What I do
They Called Me Wyatt
My published articles
October 31, 2021
Live chat with Iraqi singer Nova Emad
Join us for a live chat with Iraqi singer Nova Emad on Sunday October 31 at 9:00 am on ExpaTalk podcast.