Emma Banks

writer | reporter | brand strategist | human 

Work Cont’d

Work Cont’d


July 2019-present

A Very Gay Bagel Shop Is Coming To Tacoma This Summer | Eater

The patchwork groups sharing gender-affirming underwear patterns | The Verge

A New Vegan Bakery in Fremont Doubles as a Latinx Mutual Aid Organization | Eater

The Queer Farmers Reimagining American Agriculture | Modern Farmer

Drink Books Pairs Must-Read Novels With Bottles of Natural Wine | Eater

These Queer People Coudn’t Find Clothes That Fit -- So They Made Their Own | Rewire

The Precious, Precarious Work of Queer Archiving in the Pacific Northwest | Atlas Obscura

How One New Yorker Made A New Life For Herself As A Motelier Upstate | Here Magazine

The Rise of the ‘Workcation’ -- and What It Means for the Future of Work | Rewire

Second-Generation Queer: What It’s Like to Come Out to LGBTQ+ Parents | Parents

Meet the queer mechanics working to repair a ‘toxic industry’ | NBC 

Why Banking Needs to Be More Inclusive | Rewire

Grassroots online efforts are forming a new queer network of care | The Verge

14 Women-Owned Restaurants to Support in Seattle | Thrillist

The Simple Ingredient That Saved Me From Monotonous Quarantine Cooking | Refinery29

12 LGBTQ People on the Future They Want After the 2020 Election | Teen Vogue

The Billboards Demanding Justice On Indigenous Peoples’ Day | Paper Magazine

A Queerer Vision for the Future of the Lesbian Bar | GEN Mag

South Seattle community farm pursues an alternative vision for agriculture | Seattle Refined

Seattle businesses join forces, provide 2,200 meals a day to students | Seattle Refined

Here’s What It Actually Looks Like to Support Queer Buyers and Renters in The Housing Market | Apartment Therapy 

How to Support Seattle’s LGBTQ Community During the Pandemic | Thrillist 

I Moved Cross-Country to a House I Only Saw Over Face-Time | Apartment Therapy

An Ode To Tinned Fish | 99protagonists 

How Gardening Reshaped My Worldview | Our House

Why I Still Make New Year’s Resolutions Even Though It Feels Arbitrary | The Werk

Meet The Designers Who Are Working Hard For A Queerer Sustainablity Movement | Autostraddle

“Inclusivity In Fashion” Means Something Different For Gen Z | Refinery29

Trust Me: “Radical Women” Is No-Bullshit Feminism Straight from the Icons Themselves | InStyle 

How This Gen Z Poet Is Using Art As A Catalyst For Change | Refinery29 

How This 17-Year-Old Rapper Found Freedom In Self-Expression | Refinery29

Your Period Shouldn’t Be Taxed -- Here’s What You Can Do About It | Refinery29

How Ara Katz Is Redefining “Self-Care” As Backed By Science With Seed | The Werk 

How A Used Car Helped Me Embrace Being Alone | Refinery29 

Mary Young Wants You To Love Yourself | The Werk