Alyssa Pinsker aka Girl Gone Global™ is a writer, teacher, and coach. She writes features and reviews for BBC Travel, Lonely Planet, Fodors, Cosmopolitan, Time Out New York, New York, xoJane, BUST, Frisky, New York Post, New York Daily News, New York Press, Huffington Post, Forward, Paste Magazine, Sherman’s Travel,, Chevrolet, and more. Book anthologies include “The Hope,” edited by Menachem Creditor and “The Best Advice in Six Words: Writers Famous and Obscure on Love, Sex, Money, Friendship, Family, Work and Much More,” edited by Larry Smith. She coaches writers on how to get published. Her specialty in coaching is on how to be a travel writer and she is featured as one of twenty in Roy Stevenson’s “Rock Star Travel Writers” guide.