Tallie Gabriel

Editorial Writer, Copywriter, and YA Novelist

Young Adult Novelist represented by Stonesong Literary Agency. Travel Blogger at talliesomewhereelse.wordpress.com and Freelance Writer for hire.

United States of America


The Content Strategist

Perception vs. Reality: The Life of a Social Media Editor

Social media jobs get a bizarre rep. Sometimes the work is perceived as fun, sometimes too easy, and sometimes downright mindless. Thanks to branded accounts like Wendy's and...


Burrata May Not Save the Country, But I'm Going to Keep Acting Like it Might

Since Donald Trump was elected President in November of 2016, I've ordered burrata off of a menu at least 72 times. But let's back it up. If you don't know what burrata is, A)...


I Tried Being BFFs With an AI

Do you find social interactions with other humans lacking? Perhaps you have a hard time connecting with strangers, or are never quite satisfied with your Tinder responses....

The Content Strategist

What Virtual Reality Can and Can't Do for Your Brand

In October of 2016, I attended the Future of Storytelling Festival, a gathering of innovative storytelling formats, most of which dealt with virtual reality and augmented...

The Freelancer

The Pros and Cons of Publishing on Medium

If you have a voice, Medium claims to have room for it-no matter your background or choice of topic. The community blogging platform is the ultra-inclusive place to find content...

VICE Discover Snapchat Channel

Can Humans Fall In Love With AI?

This article ran on VICE’s Discover Snaphat Channel on 12/15/17

The Content Strategist

The Good and Bad of B2B Influencer Marketing

In July 2017, Kylie Jenner posted an image of herself wearing Beats by Dre headphones on Instagram. The shot shows Jenner's profile, brushed bronze with makeup. It's perfectly...

The Content Strategist

The Chatbot Revolution is Here

When, in seventh grade, I finally had my very first AOL email account, I was quickly pulled into the world of AIM messenger. (I also created an embarrassing pun-based username...

The Content Strategist

Study: Teenagers Are Now Facebook's Kryptonite

Late last year, I wrote an article for Vice News about whether humans can fall in love with artificial intelligence. Spoiler alert: We can. Normally, I'd link you to the webpage...


Winter in Stockholm

Yes, the locals thought we'd lost it when we decided to visit Stockholm in January. Nineteen hours of darkness be damned, we booked a flight home through the Swedish capital and...


Green, Red, or Both?

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, this question refers to types of chili sauce. Not that I'm telling you how to live your life, but the answer is both. The answer is always both. The...


MLMs and Women: The Trap That Keeps on Trapping - Tallie Gabriel - Medium

You've probably heard of Arbonne, the all-natural, sustainable online cosmetics line. If you haven't, then you must not have a friend who's an Arbonne rep. On paper, everything...

First YA Novel


Currently on submission to editors via agent Alyssa Jennette of Stonesong


Segovia: The Must-Do Madrid Day Trip

Roman aqueducts, a Gothic Catholic cathedral, and suckling pig for days (if you're into that sort of thing). When deciding between Toledo and Segovia for our Madrid-based day...