Writer & Editor

Writer & Editor

Writer & EditorWriter & Editor

About Me

Writer for Hire


Alison Gillespie has written for numerous publications nationwide, including Smithsonian, Modern Farmer, and the Chesapeake Bay Journal.

She specializes in environmental feature stories, but is happy to cover other topics, too. 

She is also available for copy writing and editing, and has worked for a select number of trade magazines, small businesses and non-profit organizations.  

Her book, Hives in the City,  tells the story of urban beekeepers struggling to keep their bees alive in cities of the Mid-Atlantic.

She writes from her home in Silver Spring, Maryland. 

Alison Gillespie, a freelance writer, stands on the beach holding a toy and some binoculars.