Maggie Mertens is a writer and journalist located in Seattle, WA. Her writing has appeared in Glamour, NPR, Pacific Standard, The Awl, Creative Nonfiction, TheAtlantic.com, and Seattle Weekly, among others.
An experienced researcher, editor and digital journalist, she is interested in storytelling and its many iterations in today’s world.
Mertens earned a B.A. in English Literature and Italian Studies from Smith College, and an M.F.A. in Creative-Nonfiction Writing from The New School.