Emily Cassel is a Boston-based journalist. By day, she’s the Managing Editor of the hyperlocal publications Scout Somerville and Scout Cambridge. By night (or afternoon, or weekend—whenever there’s time) she freelances for places like Boston.com’s BDCwire, Bitch Media, and Tom Tom Magazine.

Her interests include—from most to least specific—collections of short fiction written by contemporary American women, emo bands from the Greater Philadelphia area, cycling (and cyclists’ rights), feminism, and food. You can find Emily on Twitter, on LinkedIn, or hanging around at Great Scott in Allston, MA. Shoot her an email at emilylcassel@gmail.com.

What I'm Listening To: 

Palehound's "Dry Food" and the new All Dogs singles

What I'm Watching: 

The X-Files. Always The X-Files.

What I'm Reading: 

Joan Didion's "A Book of Common Prayer," David Byrne's "Bicycle Diaries," @dril's Twitter feed