Jaime Lowe

Writer

Jaime Lowe is a writer living in Brooklyn. She is a frequent contributor to The New York Times Magazine and her work has appeared in New York magazine, Esquire, Sports Illustrated, Maxim, Gawker, The Village VoiceLA Weekly, and on ESPN.com. Lowe is the author of Mental, a memoir about lithium and bipolar disorder, Digging for Dirt: The Life and Death of ODB, a biography of Ol’ Dirty Bastard, a founding member of the Wu-Tang Clan and her latest book, Breathing Fire: Female Inmate Firefighters on the Front Lines of California’s Wildfires.

photo credit: Philip Montgomery

Podcast Guest Appearances

Firefight: How to Live in the Pyrocene

We’ve experienced yet another summer of record wildfires in the western U.S., endangering lives, displacing communities, and sending unhealthy smoke across the nation.