Amanda Sorell is a freelance writer and editor with 10+ years of experience in publishing. She studied creative writing and journalism at the University of Kansas, and continues to take creative writing classes and volunteer at the Hugo House. Since 2012, she has worked behind the scenes at leading sustainability publication Mother Earth News, where she's a Senior Copy Editor, and in 2017, she began copy editing for Heirloom Gardener and Mother Earth Living. Her writing has been published in Mother Earth News, B the Change Media, and Mother Earth Living. She lives in Seattle.