- Alexis Zinkerman is a writer, journalist, and blogger at A Mile a Minute Fresh Takes on Mental Health [http://amileaminute.blog]. She has been published in the Hartford Courant, the Hartford Advocate, the Hartford Business Journal, the Windy City Times, We-Ha.com, CTNewsJunkie.com, the International Bipolar Foundation blog, the Shore Line Times in Madison, CT, and others. She holds a master’s in Writing from DePaul University and an MLIS from Dominican University. She has a bachelor’s in Mass Communications from the University of Hartford. Her personal web site is www.alexisazinkerman.com.