nDash.com is a content creation platform that provides brands and agencies with access to the world's top freelance writers.

nDash Writer Profile for Kerin Gould, PhD.

Headline

About Me

I am a writer-educator-produce grower with a PhD in Native American Studies that  focused on community self-development. I've lived in Barcelona, Tokyo, Milan, New York City, and the mountains of Mexico. As you can imagine, my knowledge base and my interests are diverse, but I really enjoy the process of synthesizing information and making it digestible and usable, clear and engaging.

Industries I Write About

Health & Wellness

Find writers and ideas in this industry

Lifestyle

Find writers and ideas in this industry

Education

Find writers and ideas in this industry

Law & Politics

Find writers and ideas in this industry

My Writing Samples

Produce with a Purpose

Have you or a loved-one faced a cancer diagnosis and been told to eat more fruit and vegetables? Adding one more should to the overwhelming pile of shoulds that a cancer patient is facing can be a non-starter. One friend told the author that "Eat more veggies," was the worst advice she'd ever heard...at that moment. "What about my comfort food that I need more than ever?" "My appetite is already off. I can't give up things that still taste good to me." "I'm too busy going to appointments, and I

https://www.amazon.com/Produce-Purpose-Doctor-Fruit-Vegetables/dp/0578327074/ref=sr_1_1?crid=16UE97EMZBM5G&keywords=produce+with+a+purpose&qid=1647546104&sprefix=produce+with+a+purpose%2Caps%2C177&sr=8-1

Writing samples

Examples of my writing across several genres and formats are available on this page.

http://bykerinleighgould.wordpress.com/

Treehugger Planting Guide: Turnips

One of many explainers on planting for small farms and home gardens.

https://www.treehugger.com/growing-guide-for-turnips-plant-care-tips-5190897

Interview with Indigenous Zapara Women's Leader

A deep conversation on culture, knowledge and invasive industries with leader Gloria Ushigua, leader of the Zapara women in Ecuador.

https://www.culturalsurvival.org/publications/cultural-survival-quarterly/interview-shimano

Experience

Freelance columnist

Articles featured small farm ambience and updates tie to current events, health or environmental issues, and then circle back to a plant-based recipe related to the topic at hand.

Company: Valley Communications News

I worked there from / until now

Freelance Writer

Mainly writing explainers on growing produce. Requires legitimate sources and succinct clarity combined with a friendly and encouraging tone.

Company: Treehugger.com

I worked there from / until now

Author

"Produce with a Purpose: So your Doctor Told You to Eat More Fruit and Vegetables...Now What?" I wrote a book on eating more produce as a way to resist cancer, full of small-farm images, seasonal recipes, and topics like how to make soup from scratch, the beauty of small plates for a compromised appetite, how to replace white sugar without giving up sweets, and how to survive the holidays while still eating for wellness.

Company: Produce with a Purpose

I worked there from / until now

Languages I Write In