Originally from Maine, Nell works as a field biologist in the Four Corners region. Much of Nell’s writing is ecologically rooted as she examines the interplay between people and place. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Prescott College with a double major in Arts & Letters and Environmental Studies with an emphasis in Conservation Biology. Her writing has appeared in several publications and she currently serves as a creative nonfiction and poetry reader for Longleaf Review. Nell loves birds, tall ships and the Sonoran desert during monsoon season.