Hannah Bessinger is a freelance writer and digital marketer based in Raleigh, NC. She earned an MFA in writing from North Carolina State University, and she continues to be obsessed with the power of story in everyday life. She enjoys writing about all things health and fitness related and is an advocate for stopping the stigma that surrounds mental illness. In her free time she loves to hike, read, and play with her pet parrot. She blogs about writing and other things at hannahbessinger.com.