Welcome to The Verbal Thing
Hello! My name is Samantha Pearson. I am a freelance writer, editor, and social media manager currently seeking full-time work. I have bylines at Femsplain, The Tempest, SheKnows, Culturess, Rogues Portal, Shakespeare & Punk, Skillcrush, and more. The majority of my work is intersectional pop culture analysis with a particular focus on representation of LGBTQ and fat characters in fiction. I also write personal essays, recipes, and reviews.
Currently: Editor at In Full Bleed, Contributing/Freelance Writer at Shakespeare & Punk, SheKnows, and The Tempest
Previously: Managing Editor at Rogues Portal, Social Media Manager at 1001 Troubles Tattoo, Contributor at Culturess, Co-Founder/Senior Editor at Velociriot
Below you will find portfolio links, recent blog posts, and testimonials from writers who’ve worked with me as an editor. If you have questions, feel free to drop me a line at the contact form to your right or shoot me an email. ♡