Alyssa Oursler

Freelance Writer in San Francisco, California

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Alyssa is a freelance writer based in the Bay Area. She writes about tech, travel, gender & more.

ARTICLES

The Work-Life Balance Fallacy
Forbes

How Silicon Valley Actually Got Its Name
The Bold Italic

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Self-Driving CarsMental Floss

From SF to DC: The Tech Scene’s Great Divide
DC Inno

Why $200,000 Is a Huge Deal for This DC Startup
Technical.ly

6 Celebrity Endorsement Deals We’d Love To See
Business Insider

Goldenvoice to Open Underground Music Venue Social Hall SF
7×7

5 New San Francisco Housing Developments
The Bold Italic

Before It Was Cool: Green Apple Books
Tea in a Coffee Shop

ESSAYS

When Worried Is Your Normal
Thought Catalog

What My Compulsion to Write Actually Means
Luna Luna Magazine

AWARDS

Second place - 2015 Litquake Writing Contest
Nominee - 2015 DC Inno "50 on Fire" Awards

  • Education
    • Gettysburg College