Lynn is an author and freelance journalist whose work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, the New York Times, and the Christian Science Monitor. Her book, Fringe Florida: Travels Among Mud Boggers, Furries, Ufologists, Nudists, and Other Lovers of Unconventional Lifestyles, is being rereleased in paperback by University Press of Florida in Spring 2018. She and her husband James and dog daughter Sandy live in sunny St. Petersburg, Florida.