Alyssa Sorresso is a creative nonfiction writer, editor, and teaching artist living in Paris, France. Alyssa’s writing has been published or is forthcoming in PANK, Calyx, Talking Writing, Creative Nonfiction (Magazine), Nine Lives: A Life In 10 Minutes Anthology, and elsewhere. Her essay "Don't Borrow Trouble" was listed as "Notable" in The Best American Essays 2015. She was nominated for the 3Arts award in Teaching Artistry in 2016 and was awarded a Ragdale Arts residency for the fall of 2018.
Alyssa also works as a writing coach, editor, and copy editor. Over the past 5 years, she has worked in the fields of fashion, finance, and medicine as a content writer and copy editor. She has over 10 years of experience coaching and teaching youth and adult writers and artists. Her special areas of expertise and interest are creative nonfiction, experimental book projects, and work that amplifies marginalized voices.