Erin Ruffin is a freelance editor, writer, and producer. She is also the founder and editor of Boat Magazine, a nomadic publication that bases itself in a different city for each issue. She writes about urban life, culture, and how we interact with nature in the modern age. She was born in Iowa and has lived in New York, Istanbul, and London. She is now based in Los Angeles. You can find her online at erinruffin.com.