About me

I’m a freelance writer, editor and content creator based in Sydney, Australia.

I have been writing professionally for magazines and newspapers for over 12 years.

During my nine years at News Corp, I wrote for numerous sections and publications, including mX, The Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Telegraph, Best Weekend, BW, Home, Shop Smart, Taste, Friday Feed, Sydney Confidential and Escape.

My specialty is features writing across lifestyle; entertainment, food, fashion, beauty, arts, home and travel.

This site is home to a selection of my stories.

For something a little more personal, I blog at www.whenlifegoestitsup.com

You can reach me on renatagortan.writer@gmail.com

Twitter @RenataGortan

Instagram @renatagortan