"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined."

-Henry David Thoreau

About Mindy

Mindy Pollack Fusi is a freelance and creative writer who writes essays and articles regularly for The Boston Globe. She also coaches students on college application essays and supplements, and teaches college application essay workshops for area adult education programs. In addition, she helps writers edit their work and periodically runs creative writing workshops.

The Place for Words Press

In 2013, The Place for Words Press published Judith Yarbrough’s “Friends Forever in My Heart,” available on amazon.com.

Place for Words Press was founded in 2011 to produce “The Ice Cream Stand and Other Stories & Poems” by 21 writers from The Place for Words, funded in part by a generous grant from the Bedford Cultural Council.


Information about more of Mindy’s articles and essays, as well as samples of student work from past creative writing workshops, and books she has edited for other writers.

If you work for a newspaper or magazine and would like to discuss contracting with Mindy to write a feature, please contact her.