Morgan Mandriota

Morgan Mandriota

Freelance Writer, Founder of Highly Untamed


Sex, Relationships, Health, Wellness


St. Joseph's College


During my time as a writer, I've found that most of us tend to share similar thoughts and questions that typically go unspoken and unanswered (until given a safe, non-judgmental space to have those discussions and explore those answers). My goal is to prove that we're never as alone as we may think we are, remove the stigma associated with "taboo" topics that shouldn't be considered taboo at all, and ultimately help people live better, happier, healthier lives.

— Morgan Mandriota


Morgan Mandriota is a New-York based freelance writer who specializes in creating articles about sex, relationships, health, wellness, travel, and related lifestyle topics for the internet. She’s also the founder of Highly Untamed, which is a digital lifestyle publication that focuses on achieving wellness through pleasure and healing.

In addition to Verywell, her work has been published at Betches, Bumble, Bustle, Cosmopolitan, Health, mindbodygreen, SHAPE, SheKnows, Well+Good, Tinder Swipe Life, etc. She has also been featured in The New York Times, Barstool Sports, The Washington Post, LIVESTRONG, Kinkly, MEL Magazine, The Feminine Truth Podcast, and more.

In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, hiking, adventuring, chasing sunsets, spending time with her loved ones, slathering CBD salve all over her aching body, playing video games, and streaming them on Twitch.

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Morgan received her bachelor's degree in English with minors in psychology and speech communications from St. Joseph's College in New York. During her time as a writer, she has interviewed hundreds of experts and consistently dedicates time to study emerging research and trends in the spaces in which she covers.

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