Angelica Leicht


Angelica has worked as a writer and editor for a number of publications over the last ten years. She currently works as editor of DGO Mag—a bi-weekly magazine and digital publication that covers Durango, Colorado's entertainment, food and drink, art, and event scenes. 


  • Angelica has written for Verywell Fit since April 2019.
  • She's a native Houstonian who has written and edited a number of Texas-based publications including the Houston Press and Dallas Observer.
  • She specializes in long-form narrative and reviews.


Angelica started her career at the Houston Press as a music listings editor and spent years reviewing artists like Elton John, Cher, and Imagine Dragons before ultimately taking the plunge into news writing. She later worked as Web editor for the Dallas Observer, and has written and edited for Planet Jackson Hole, Kearney Hub, Hype Houston, and Dank Slate, among others.


Angelica earned a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of Houston Downtown and a B.A. in English Literature and Mexican American Studies at the University of Houston Main campus.

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