Amelia Merrill is a New York-based journalist and theatre artist originally from Baltimore, Maryland. She is a contributing writer at and is a graduate of Dickinson College in Pennsylvania. Her work has appeared in American Theatre magazine, Shondaland, Bright Wall/Dark Room, Alma, Narratively, and Screen Queens, among others. You can find her full portfolio of published work here. If you want more ranting about and dissection of the USA Gymnastics scandal (interspersed with praise for actual gymnasts), she suggests you follow her on Twitter

What I'm Listening To: 

Fiona Apple, Maggie Rogers, Vampire Weekend, and the podcast You’re Wrong About

What I'm Watching: 

Selling Sunset on Netflix

What I'm Reading: 

Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women’s Anger by Rebecca Traister and the Black feminist anthology Words of Fire edited by Beverly Guy-Sheftall