Yes, that’s my real name.

Modesty Sanchez is a freelance writer based in Boston, MA, where she received her B.A. in Writing, Literature, and Publishing from Emerson College, with a double minor in Sociology and Postcolonial Studies. She likes to write about the intricacies of young adulthood through a sociological, mainly Marxist lens. Formerly, she was the LGBTQIA+ Editor at London-based Label-Press Magazine, and currently she is the Sex & Love Editor at Lithium Magazine. She is also a staff writer at Adolescent Content, and has a political column in Boston Hassle entitled “Serenity Now,” where she vents her frustrations in the hopes of attaining just a sliver of serenity. This past year, she was also part of the inaugural class of the Just Media Uprising fellowship, where she was able to delve into movement journalism with renowned journalists. She has bylines in Boston Common Magazine, Adolescent Content, Also Cool Magazine, and more. In her free time, she can be found reading , going to concerts (remember those?), watching Seinfeld, or not living up to her name.

You can reach her on Twitter ,LinkedIn, or via her email modesty.sanchez@gmail.com.