Camasin is a freelance writer/educator living in Portland, Oregon with her husband and daughter. Currently an English Lit. doctoral candidate and Clark Fellow at Binghamton University, she has an MFA in writing from Columbia University, as well as a BA from Sarah Lawrence College. With a background in academia and publishing, Camasin’s professional scope has included teaching writing and research methods at the university level and working in the editorial departments of such publications as The New Yorker and Narrative Magazine, in addition to her freelance writing. Particular article and copywriting interests include lifestyle, travel, and women's issues. Her work has appeared in Huffington Post, USA Today, FIELD, New England Review, and elsewhere.
She is also interested in yoga, hiking, gardening, nature collecting, and natural history museums.