Mount Pleasant Magazine Jan/Feb 2022

15 www. ReadMPM. com | www.MountPl easantMagaz i ne. com | www.MountPl easantPodcas t . com contributors Colin McCandless is a Charleston-based freelance writer who enjoys writing about history, nature, travel and outdoor recreation. He has more than 14 years of writing experience working for magazines and newspapers and developing blog and website content. In his spare time, he loves traveling, hiking, reading and playing tennis and trivia. The author of four books, Bill Farley began his media career as a newspaper reporter. Along the way he has worked in local and national radio, national television news and sports, prime-time network television programming and as a senior executive at Playboy and a spokesman for its founder, Hugh M. Hefner. He has now come full circle to writing about local issues and people in the Lowcountry. Veteran author Mary Coy is an expert on Charleston’s history. Not only has she published several books on the subject, you can also find her giving tours of the Holy City in her free time. For over ten years, Coy has written for Mount Pleasant Magazine. Isabel Alvarez Arata is a freelance writer and copywriter with a focus on business, marketing and lifestyle. Her passion lies in sharing her knowledge of pets, pet care and pet-friendly living. She contributes to various online and print outlets, including Mount Pleasant Magazine and her pet-related web and radio show, “Covered in Pet Hair.” Interested in contributing to Mount Pleasant Magazine? Email your contact information (name, phone, mailing address) and one sample of work you have created (or a link to your work online) with the subject “Aspiring MPM Contributor” to Editor@ East Cooper specialists with 50+ years combined real estate experience. WE ARE CHARLESTON REAL ESTATE