First time mom Alanna Klapp is a freelance writer, editor and writing
teacher. Her work is published in print and online in Profiles in
Diversity Journal, Lingk2us, The Suburbanite, Hope for Women
Magazine and the Cuyahoga Falls Patch. She blogs at The Chipper
Writer and contributes to the Cleveland Browns blog Bitter Orange
She served as an online radio guest host for The Writing Show, a
podcast with information and inspiration for writers.
Alanna lives with her husband, dog, cat and tree frog near Cleveland,
Ohio. She enjoys reading, hiking and cooking. She’s a bit of a sports
fanatic and along with the NFL follows MLB, the NBA and NCAA foot-
ball and basketball.