Katherine J. Igoe

Freelance Writer/Editor, Contributing Editor, Cosmopolitan

United States

I'm passionate about telling interesting stories. My editorial beats are style, beauty, culture, and parenting, but I take assignments across a wide range of topics.
Email or message me with ideas, freelance work, places to pitch, or speaking opportunities. I'm Massachusetts-based but available to work anywhere in the U.S.
Bylines: The New York Times, Cosmopolitan, Bustle, Parents, Marie Claire, The Boston Globe, etc.
Email: [email protected]

Portfolio

Editorial Work

The Zoe Report
06/09/2022
How I Came Out Of The Clothing Closet

Intentional dressing can be a powerful form of expression and an important signifier. Bisexual style, then, is an interesting kind of intersection. It's both the subject of light teasing and a way to de-erase ourselves from the queer community.

Bustle
08/14/2021
At 28, Sheryl Crow Was Waiting Tables & Mingling With Music Legends

In Bustle's 28 series, successful women describe what their lives looked like when they were 28—what they wore, where they worked, what stressed them out most, and what, if anything, they' do differently. Sheryl Crow reflects on the time she spent trying to hit it big.

Client Work

Business Insider
03/01/2022
19 Underrated Part-Time Jobs That Pay Well and How to Get Them

Part-time jobs have become popular to bring in extra cash with a low commitment. Accountants, physician assistants, and even programmers are among the highest paid part-time roles—so here's a list of side hustles to try.

MIT Spectrum
01/19/2022
Policy Student Aims to Use Tech for Good

Nagela Nukuna has always felt the pull of two different disciplines—tech and policy. In her view, they merge more practically than one might think. "Implementation is so important in policy. Technology expands access and opportunity and helps us scale different policies efficiently," she explains.

Marie Claire x Adobe
01/18/2022
10 Easy Ways to Express Yourself

Visual storytelling is critical for business owners and professionals in all industries. Elevate your content from good to great with the help of these 10 key design and storytelling tactics from Adobe Creative Cloud Express.

JanSport
05/01/2020
4 Ways to Practice Self Care On A Budget

Prioritizing wellbeing doesn't have to mean a trip to an expensive spa or investing in a pricey fitness subscription. There are many other ways to practice self-care.