Gina Tomaine is a Philadelphia-based writer and editor and the author of The Philly Tarot Deck Guide Book. Her features, essays, and commentary have appeared in New York magazine’s The Cut, VICE, Cosmopolitan, Women’s Health, The Boston Globe, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Yoga Journal, Good Housekeeping, and Longreads. In 2020, she was a finalist for an American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) National Magazine Award for work covering rising prescription drug costs, as well as for a City and Regional Magazine Association (CRMA) Award for front-of-book lifestyle section “Scout.” She held previous roles as Health and Wellness Editor and Deputy Lifestyle Editor of Philadelphia magazine and Associate Deputy Editor of Rodale’s Organic Life, and wrote frequently for NPR’s From the Top, where she interviewed classical musicians. She earned her MFA in Creative Writing from Emerson College on a Presidential Fellowship, and has lectured as an adjunct professor in writing, literature, and publishing at Saint Joseph’s University and Rosemont College. In her spare time, she’s a RYT-200 yoga teacher and intuitive tarot reader. She is currently working on completing her first novel manuscript.
Work: Writer, Editor, Copywriter, Proofreader, Researcher, Fact-checker, Social Media Editor, Book Editor