Bella English

English is a feature writer for the Globe, and writes a column for the Globe South section. She joined the Globe in 1985. A graduate of the University of North Carolina and Columbia Journalism School, English also worked at the Miami Herald and the New York Daily News.

Latest stories

Bill Cosby scandal leaves Western Mass. town wondering

By , Globe Staff

In Shelburne Falls, where Cosby owns a home and casts his votes, residents are grappling with charges filed against their famous neighbor.

A mom’s live-tweets during sex-ed class go viral

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A Michigan parent takes to social media with comments regarding school’s abstinence-based lessons and causes stir.

Kidney donation to a stranger triggers a three-way chain

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Heather Cox Smith downplays the enormity of her donation to a perfect stranger, but the good turn carried forward.

Why go to Togo? So many reasons, it turns out

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A visit to West Africa produced a meaningful trip.