Margo is a storyteller and enjoys bringing communities together via art, food, culture and music. Margo is the founder of Margo's Creative Life. She is the Food & Drink Columnist at Time Out Portugal.
She is a freelance writer who centers her work on art, food, music and travel. She is the author of The Expat Kitchen cookbook. Margo has written for Cuisine Noir, Edible Boston, Boston Art Review, ButcherBox, Fodor’s Travel, Off To Magazine, Solstice Literary Magazine and more. She has been featured in HuffPost, The New York Times and Salon.
Margo is the Coordinator and Correspondent at Bokamundo, an arts and culture organization for the lusophone speaking communities based in Lisbon, Portugal. She is a member of Comissão da Carteira Profissional de Jornalista. She is a contributing food writer at Cuisine Noir.
Through her writing and community building efforts, Margo shares her insights on cultural and culinary spaces globally. She has written for Fodor’s Travel and celebrates entrepreneurs and small businesses via her travel writing about cities like Boston, Lisbon, Maputo and Paris. An avid culinary creative, she hosts private dinners introducing the Lisbon community to Haitian cuisine. Her eagerness to share her experiences through storytelling is what inspires her work. She has been a guest speaker at Congresso dos Cozinheiros, Underpinned, Swirl Suite, Food For Thought, Table 86 and The Writer’s Co-op.
Margo Gabriel attended the University of Massachusetts Boston and graduated with a bachelors degree in English and Professional Writing. She is an AmeriCorps VISTA alum. She was awarded the Fairmount Cultural Corridor Grant in 2020.