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Samantha writes personal and nonfiction essays covering LGBTQ life, mental health, and feminism. Her work can be found on Bust, Bustle, Washington Post Magazine, and in various other publications. Her novel, Putting Out: Essays on Otherness, debuts March 2019 with Read Furiously Publishing. Samantha lives with her wife in Brooklyn, New York.