Gretchen has been writing fiction and poetry since childhood and holds a Bachelor's degree in Literature/Creative Writing. In 2005, she began writing occasional fact-based articles and blogs in addition to poetry. She has contributed to and published both online and offline literary magazines, and self-published a novel.
Currently, she writes various SEO based writing including articles, web pages, blogs, and other copy writing participating on various different writing sites. Before delving into the world of freelancing, Gretchen worked for nearly two decades in customer service and administrative positions in a wide variety of disciplines including; retail, grocery, disability services, elder care, finance, news media, and online higher education. She is also the mother of two college students.