Kim Bussing

Writing Expert


B.A., English, Georgetown University


  • College-level instructor of English composition and rhetoric
  • Graduate of Georgetown University's Honors English program


Kim Bussing is a writer and college-level English composition instructor. Formerly, she served as an editor at Queensland Magazines in Australia, where she managed the daily editorial aspects of three print and digital publications.

Kim has worked both as an in-house and freelance copywriter. Her writing has appeared in publications including Reader's Digest and Taste of Home. In her teaching and her own writing, she specializes in making the English language clear and accessible.


Kim earned her B.A. from Georgetown University's Honors English program. She also studied creative writing at Cambridge University and English literature at Oxford University. Currently, she is a Master of Fine Arts student at the University of Arizona, where she specializes in fiction writing and teaches composition and rhetoric at the college level.

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