Taylor Manning is a freelance lifestyle, travel, and mental health writer based in sunny Newport Beach, California. Born and raised in a small railroad town in the mountains of Western North Carolina, Taylor effuses down-to-earth and "real" energy in her work. She cohabitates a studio apartment with her Boxer named Beau, who proofreads all of her articles.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS