As a freelancer, I write health and wellness related articles, as well as personal essays. I've written for a variety of publications, including The New York Times, Redbook, Every Day with Rachael Ray, Ladies' Home Journal, and the health and lifestyle magazine Experience Life, among others. Here's a sampling of my work -- thanks for reading.

NONFICTION

"How Police Brutality Changed Me," on Salon.com

"A Friendship Too Tight for Breathing Room," in The New York Times

"Rewrite Your Reality," in Experience Life magazine

"Shutting Down Shame," in Experience Life magazine

"The Five Best Ways to Build Resiliency," in Experience Life magazine

"The Distracted Adult," in Experience Life magazine

"Strategies for Preventing Heart Disease," on EverydayHealth

"Ten Ways to Ease Back Pain," on EverydayHealth

"Heavy Petting," a travel story about Belize in The Wave Magazine and Charged.com

"Art in the Dark," a profile of the blind painter Josee Andrei, in The Wave Magazine

 

FICTION

"Avenue of the Body," a short story in Other Voices

"Boys: A Narrative Compendium," a short story in CutBank

"Girl in the Distance," a short story in Fiction

JessiewithAbrahamLincolnSMALL
item2

HOME

BOOKS

ESSAYS + STORIES

EDITORIAL SERVICES