Alyse Sweeney is a writer, teacher, and founder of Write to Glow, online and in-person writing circles that feature writing as a practice. As a children’s writer, she wrote and edited Scholastic classroom magazines and wrote over 30 books for kids and teachers. She was a former Associate Editorial Director with Scholastic and holds a Master’s in Education from UNC at Chapel Hill. Her writing circles have been invited into organizations such as Zappos, Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, and The Caring Place, for those affected by cancer. Alyse lives in Portland, OR, with her husband and teenage twins and is way into the outrageously good food scene.