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Alison Gillespie is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in publications nationwide, including, Modern Farmer, ElevationDC, the Chesapeake Bay Journal, and more.  

She also blogs about urban wildlife at

She writes from her home in Silver Spring, MD, just outside of Washington, DC.  

She enjoys gardening, hiking with her husband, and laughing with her children.  

You can find more of her writing at  

Follow Alison on twitter: @alg_alison.

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