Writer Bios


Angela Johnson is a writer, reader, thinker and speaker with one daily goal: to live a useful life, content but never complacent. Her fiction has been published in online literary journals and she was a 2012 finalist in The Loft Literary Center’s Mentor Series for creative prose. As editor of Edina Magazine, Angela loves to develop informative stories about the many interesting and inspiring local personalities, artists, educators, entrepreneurs and volunteers. When Angela isn’t writing or reading, she loves to laugh with her friends, make memories with her children and hold hands with her husband. Email Angela your story ideas or feedback!


Chicken broth in a glass
Punch up the protein in your favorite recipes.
Alec Fischer
Local filmmaker creates a docuseries as a historical record.
Edina Garden Council members Julie Swann and Betty Workinger
Renovated public garden deserves the spotlight
Local poets write art for our ears.
Front exterior of a Scandinavian style home in Minnesota
This Scandinavian style home prioritizes life’s simple pleasures.
Fartun Ismail, founder of the Somali American Women Action Center
Locals create space for conversations about shared values.