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Catherine Campbell is an author and marketing strategist. Her writing appears or is forthcoming in The New York Times, McSweeney's, Writer's Digest, The Millions, Brain, Child Magazine, Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, The Atlantic, and elsewhere. 

Catherine owns and operates Bright Planning, a content marketing agency that serves small businesses and authors with content planning, creation and implementation. She has produced award-winning copy and business clients have hired her to write bylines for national outlets such as Inc., Harvard Business Review, Huffington Post and Foundr Magazine. For authors, she offers creative writing workshops, business workshops and PR strategy for book launches. She specializes in literary fiction, memoir, essay collections, food writing, pop culture and business nonfiction. 

Catherine earned her B.A. in Literature and Creative Writing at UNC-Asheville and her MFA in Fiction at Queens University. She lives in Asheville with her son Thaddeus and her partner, the writer Brandon Amico.