Mallory Lehenbauer is a writer, editor, and teacher based in Austin, TX. As a lifestyle writer, she usually writes about culture, feminism, running, food, and the South. She is the Editrix-in-Chief of Writing Home Society, a place for authentic women who are navigating life independently and powerfully in a messy world. Beyond Writing Home and her own freelance writing and her blog, Here for the Crazy, she is the marketing director for New Story Festival, a monthly contributor to EastSide Magazine, an essay coach College MatchPoint, an Editing Specialist at The Art of Applying, the leader of the local Austin Yellow Collective Chapter & an organizer with the Austin Creative Mornings chapter. She is always training for her next race while tackling the unending to read stack next to her bed.