Mariette is a freelance travel and culture writer.

She’s presented at various workshops and conferences around the country, speaking about adoption and freelance writing. She’s also appeared on several podcast and radio shows, sharing the story of her adoption reunion.

Mariette is published in the book Black Anthology; Adult Adoptees Claim Their Space. Her writing has been featured in Travel + Leisure, VICE, Business Insider, Travel Noire, Zora Magazine, and more.