Jess Downey is a freelance writer, blogger and online columnist who currently lives in Brooklyn, NY. She’s a former ChicagoNow.com blogger who has also written articles for Examiner.com, Bad Online Dates, The eFlirt expert and Get2Know.Me.
Her claim to fame is taking over the #1 spot on the Google search for "All The Single Ladies" when she wrote for ChicagoNow.
In 2011, Jess launched her own blog called Not What I Ordered. She’s also been a guest writer for other dating blogs. Recently Jess launched a sister site called Breakable Dating Rules. The site is about, well, all the dating rules that you can feel free to break.
Jess has been interviewed by websites including Single Edition and City's Best Chicago (now HuffPost Local). Her blog (formerly called All The Single Ladies) was cited as one of the 10 Great Single Girl Blogs For Your Amusement. Jess was also listed as one of Your Tango's Top 10 to follow on Twitter for dating advice.