Wednesday Martin has worked as writer and social researcher in New York City for almost two decades.
She was a regular contributor to New York Post's parenting and lifestyle pages for several years, and her work has appeared in a number of national magazines including Cosmopolitan, Glamour, and Fitness. Wednesday was also a features editor at Woman's World. She earned her doctorate in comparative literature from Yale and taught cultural studies and literature at Yale, The New School, and Baruch College. Martin, a stepmother for nine years, lives in New York City with her husband and their two sons.