Author Erin Pagel

Erin is a freelance writer living in Rochester. She serves on the Board of Directors for the National Alliance on Mental Illness Southeast Minnesota (NAMI SEMN) and encourages everyone to help eliminate the stigma of mental illness.

Editors Note

Healing comes in many forms. From our bodies physically stitching wounds back together to the power of community to hold us up, healing is a journey…

editor’s note

While I’ve worked for Rochester Women Magazine for many years, this is my first editor. It’s exciting to take on a bigger role with the organization,…