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Missy Wilkinson

New Orleans
Freelance Writer — Freelance, Thrillist
Covers:  fashion, home decor, health, beauty, interior design
Doesn't Cover: politics, food, wine

Contributer @theadvocateno | The New Orleans Advocate; freelance writer for various internetty things. Email missysuewilkinson@gmail.com

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I'm special sections editor at The Gambit, an alternative newsweekly. I've written for Conde Nast's BRIDES, The Civil War Book Review, Jackson Free Press and The Advocate. Born and raised in Baton Rouge, I now live 80 miles downriver in New Orleans' 9th Ward.

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Or "cannabidol e-liquid," or "potbiotics," or "Netflix for marijuana education content library." I could go on. My inbox sure does. https://t.co/4F4pVKKG4N
@MaryLSchmidt Thank you for the shout-out! I look forward to reading your books!
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What does it mean to be a journalist?

It means you have a front-row seat to life, and it's your responsibility to tell people what you see.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Email me: missyw@gambitweekly.com

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

An iMac, InCopy, an iPad and Bluetooth keyboard for field interviews, a Canon EOS Rebel T2i, red pens and my bad-ass street skillz.