Nicole Letts

Nicole Letts
Title: Lifestyle Writer
Education: Spring Hill College, Mercer University, University of West Georgia
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Expertise: Lifestyle, Interiors, Travel, Pets

Nicole Letts is a freelance journalist with a focus on the modern Southern experience which includes penning stories about food, travel, lifestyle, and interiors. With a decade of experience, her work has been published by some of the country’s top magazines and digital publications including AAA Explorer Alabama, BBC Travel, Fodor’s Travel, Good Grit, Southern Living, and many more. She is currently working on her first book, Unique Eats and Eateries of Alabama. When she's not writing, you'll find her stitching cheeky needlepoint canvases or perusing local antique shops for her online business, Grandmillennial Shop. She lives in Atlanta with her husband and her rescue pup, Ryan.


Nicole is a life-long Southerner and devourer of regional literature and writing. She has a double-major in English Literature and Secondary Education. She is a former pet columnist, an investor in visual arts, and a champion of small businesses throughout the region and beyond.


Bachelor of Science, Secondary Education and English, Spring Hill College

Masters of Education, Reading, Mercer University

Education Specialist, Instructional Technology, University of West Georgia

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