Maggie Mertens is a writer and journalist located in Brooklyn, NY. She is currently working in the editorial department at Glamour. Her writing has appeared in Glamour, Seattle Weekly, San Diego Reader, The Awl and NPR, among others.
An experienced researcher, editor and digital journalist, she is interested in storytelling through digital media and its many iterations.
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.