Rebecca Golden

Rebecca Golden

Digital, SEO, Social & Print Writer

Writer and editor living in Detroit. Book: Butterbabe (Random House) Topics: Real estate, fashion, decor, cooking, travel, art, books, politics, TV, film, weight issues and higher ed (among others).

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The Atlantic

The Skin Trade, Then and Now

One writer traces the spatial, bodily, and economic threads that bind modern-day Detroit to its history of fur trading, which prompts her to consider the value of her own skin....

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The Airship

The Fires This Time

Art and arson on Detroit's East Side....

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curbed.com

Detroit's Art Deco Masterpiece, Like Its City, Is Poised for Reinvention

Detroit's Art Deco Masterpiece, Like Its City, Is P...

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The Airship

Chicken Paprikas

A recipe passed down from grandmother to mother to daughter creates new connections to friends and family across three continents....

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The Hairpin

The Hairpin: On Pheasants and Polyamory

Love is love, but when you're a semi-welcome third party, love is complicated, as are urban pheasants.

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thrillist

Inside Theatre Bizarre, Detroit's Wildest Halloween Party - Thrillist

Inside Theatre Bizarre, Detroit's Wildest Halloween...

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Racked

Made in Detroit - Racked

Made in Detroit - Racked

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Salon

All the weight I didn’t lose

After surgery, I shed 250 pounds, but I'm torn between accepting my body and getting more operations to "fix" it...

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Salon

Excuse me while I stick my head in the toilet

Ever wonder what it would be like to clean strangers' homes for money? Well, I don't have to...

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Salon

My big fat obnoxious former self

I'm glad I don't weigh 571 pounds anymore. But I miss my big-girl righteousness and bravado....

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thrillist

Shangri-La Is Detroit's Dim Sum Restaurant You Didn't Even Know ...

Shangri-La Is Detroit's Dim Sum Restaurant You Didn...

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thrillist

Detroit - Best Restaurants, Bars and Things to Do - Thrillist

Detroit - Best Restaurants, Bars and Things to Do -...

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Salon

Interview With My Bully: The bully who asked for forgiveness

Ryan wasn't the only kid who tormented me. But he was the only one brave enough to speak to me about it...

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curbed.com

That's a Wrap: DIY Network Says Goodbye to Local Family

A local home recently featured on DIY Network's American Rehab has over 100 years of history, much of it centered on one family. The show told the story of Detroit couple Christopher Lee and Amy......

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curbed.com

Dream Cruise Deathmatch: Service Station Restaurants

What says fine dining better than the memory of old gasoline smell lingering in the air? We know the suburbs can be terrifying, but they're hard to avoid where the Woodward Dream Cruise is......