the personal site for the professional pursuits of katy mccoll
The former Executive Editor of O at Home (Oprah Winfrey's Home Magazine) and the all-new (and gorgeous) Country Living, Katy McColl writes and edits full-time, as a freelancer and Contributing Editor. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Travel & Leisure, CBS Moneywatch.com, Best Life, Page Six Magazine, Blueprint, InStyle Home, and other publications. She also wrote and edited features for 10 years at JANE Magazine. She co-wrote Lonely Planet's guide to New York City, and her non-stuffy career guide, Should I Do What I Love? (Or Do What I Do, So I Can Do What I Love on the Side) continues to inspire staffers who feel stuck in unfulfilling jobs. She lives in Northampton, MA with her husband, David Lukens.