Author Bio

Portrait of Fiona Lowenstein, wearing a royal blue shirt over a white tank top.

Fiona Lowenstein

Fiona Lowenstein is an independent journalist, speaker and producer covering health, disability, the media, and gender and sexuality. Their writing has been published in The New York Times, Vox, Teen Vogue, and Business Insider, among other outlets. REI member since 2022.

Stories by Fiona Lowenstein...
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Easy Is a Feeling

It’s the end of September, and the air is thick with humidity. I’m not sure when, or if, I’ll return to Fire Island and run here again. Every routine feels...