Aline is a blogger and writer. Her social commentary blog, The Next Phase, appears multiple times a week. Every Thursday it features a post about places in and around Boston, including hidden gems and statues. As a docent for Boston by Foot, Aline leads tours of the Dark Side of Boston and the Back Bay, telling stories and educating ”touree” groups on history, architecture, art, disease, flood, disaster and city planning. Aline is also the author of two published science fiction novels and several short stories. She’s currently on the second draft of one novel and is well into the first draft of another. Aline is an active member of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America and a long-term member of the Spacecrafts writers group. She is a graduate of Northeastern University and lives in Hudson, MA, with her husband and a small cat with a big attitude.