Martha Nichols, MA

Editor in Chief, Talking Writing
Martha Nichols is editor-in-chief of Talking Writing, a Boston-based digital literary site and nonprofit organization. She's the editor of Into Sanity, a recent anthology of personal essays about mental illness (Talking Writing Books, 2019). She's been a contributing editor at Women's Review of Books and a former associate editor at the Harvard Business Review (HBR). Nichols has published in HBR, Utne Reader, Christian Science Monitor, WRB, Salon, Youth Today, and Brain, Child Magazine. She has edited many business books for Oxford University Press and was a reporter for Youth Today, a national newspaper on youth services.


  • MA San Francisco State University