Brendan Spiegel is a writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Wired, New York magazine, Travel + Leisure, The Village Voice and many other publications. He is the Editorial Director and Co-Founder of Narratively, an online publication dedicated to in-depth nonfiction storytelling.

He is also a restaurant columnist at Brooklyn Based and the editor and publisher of Endless Simmer, an independent food website that draws 300,000+ monthly readers. He got his start as a political reporter and editor at Congressional Quarterly.