Jessie O’Brien is a freelance writer based in Colorado where she contributes to the food and a&e sections of The Durango Herald. She writes for major Denver publications including 5280 Magazine, Westword and more. She’s written about alien abductions, how A.I. is coming for our creativity, and this guy who does sultry grocery store announcements.
In the past, Jessie worked as a staff writer for DGO Magazine, an alt-weekly out of Durango, Colorado. She was the web editor and writer for Las Vegas weekly, Vegas Seven, and international festival and lifestyle brand, lifeisbeautiful.com. She is also the former editor for award-winning website DTLV.com.
Jessie is interested in art and music and the eccentric characters who make both. She also loves science, psychology and rock ‘n’ roll and dislikes pretending to be someone else in order to write her bio.