Erin Rooney Doland

Erin Doland is Editor-in-Chief of Unclutterer and lives in the Washington, D.C. area. In addition to her work at Unclutterer, Erin is a twice weekly columnist for Real Simple magazine’s website, has written for and ReadyMade, and is in negotiations to contribute a regular column to Fast Company. She borders on having a fanatical commitment to a more minimalist and simple lifestyle.

Books by this Author

Organization expert and founder of Erin Rooney Doland shows you how to declutter and simplify your surroundings, and create the stress-free life you deserve—in just one week.Simplicity is revolutionary! Doland's down-to-earth approach and useful, innovative suggestions for tackling the physical, mental, and systemic distractions in your home and office will help you: -Part with sentimental clutter -Organize your closet based on how you process information -Build an effective and...


My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Carpe Vitam -- Seize Life

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Pomme frites dipped in Bearnaise sauce (which would make those very few days)

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. I'm actually very content being me right now.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Oh wow, this is a hard question. Maybe Lord Byron? He surrounded himself with people he loved and went on many spectacular adventures.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. d'Artagnan from The Three Musketeers

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