Chelsey Everest Eiel
Chelsey Everest Eiel is a writer and teacher originally from Portland, Maine. Her essay, “Write It Down” appeared in The New York Times bestselling anthology Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It, and her poem “Women’s March” appeared in the anthology Such an Ugly Time. As well as being the owner of The Common Room, she is the founder of The Writing Sangha (link to page), a writing workshop designed for college women to address their experiences with campus sexual assault. She is currently working on her first book and lives in Philadelphia with her husband, dog, and two cats.