Lindley Estes currently serves as the Fredericksburg Business Insider Editor for the Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, Va.’s daily newspaper. At the Free Lance-Star she writes about business and higher education, having previously worked on local government beats. Her writing has appeared in journals including Whurk and Seven Stamps Review. She previously served as the editor-in-chief for The Bullet, the University of Mary Washington’s campus newspaper, and The Aubade, the school’s literary journal. Lindley lives in Fredericksburg with her cat Pompey, dog Mr. Bojangles, husband Matt and her one true love: a Hermes 3000 cursive typewriter.