Robin Lyon Hegg is a writer, editor, and teaching artist. After more than a decade in NYC, she now lives in northern Vermont with her family. Specializing in writing for children and teens, Robin holds an MFA in Writing for Children from The New School and a BA in English from Oberlin College. Robin has been freelancing since 2008 and prior to that worked as an editor at Scholastic for four years. In addition to providing one-on-one manuscript critiques and edits, Robin also teaches creative writing to children and teens. She has presented at the Children’s Literature Association conference and is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI).