Teryn O'Brien is the Managing Editor for Colorado Collective, as well as a writer and photographer. After working in publishing, she launched her own freelance business two years ago to help organizations and individuals tell their stories through photography, writing, and editing called Teryn O'Brien Creative (www.terynobriencreative.com). She also writes for Pueblo Pulp, the Gazette, and various other online magazines. A published poet, she writes a popular blog on creativity and healing (www.terynobrien.com). She's presently pursuing her yoga certification and is excited to add teaching yoga into her freelance work. When she isn't off exploring the mountains or working on a collaboration with fellow creatives, she's writing her novels and dreaming about making this world a beautiful place no matter the hardships.