Madeline Holler is a writer and mother of two. She lives in Long Beach, California. Madeline Holler, writer and freelance journalist, has contributed essays to Babble since the site's launch in 2006 and has blogged for Strollerderby since 2007. Her work has appeared elsewhere in print and on the web, including Salon. A native of the Midwest, she lives in Long Beach, Calif., where she's raising two daughters and a son.