Agent: Louise Fury
Valerie Tejeda (pronounced teh-heh-dah) is an author and internationally published journalist who specializes in pop culture and wellness. With over 300 articles published, her bylines have appeared in numerous publications including Self Magazine, Vanity Fair, MTV, Teen Vogue, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, Huffington Post, Latina, and more. Valerie has had multiple articles cited in scholarly journals, including Oxford University Press.
She has a bachelor’s degree in psychology with a concentration in health psychology and has also studied psychological astrology. Valerie created the pop astrology brand BIG COSMIC ENERGY and in less than a year has over 40K followers on Instagram. She also produces custom content for brands and has worked with companies such as Peet’s Coffee, Sony Pictures, and more.
Her debut novel, a satirical young adult urban fantasy called Hollywood Witch Hunter, was published by Bloomsbury and Audible. Her upcoming nonfiction books Self-Care by the Moon and Self-Care for the Signs will be released as Audible Originals in 2021. In her free time, Valerie can often be found binge-watching TV shows with her husband at their home in California.