Harriet Riley is a freelance writer who holds a Bachelor's in English and Journalism and a Master's in Print Journalism. She publishes primarily short nonfiction pieces in magazines and on-line publications. Before moving to Houston in 2007, Harriet taught undergraduate writing classes at the University of West Florida in Pensacola. She has also worked as a non-profit director, hospital marketing director, and newspaper reporter. She is in her tenth year with Writers in the Schools, and also teaches adult creative writing and lead writing workshops.