Amy Braunschweiger is an American-born freelance writer and author of Taxi Confidential: Life, Death and 3 AM Revelations in New York City , published by 671 Press.  Her-have items Appeared in The New York Times , Tango , The Wall Street Journal , Worth, The Village Voice and The New York Sun , and New York magazine Among other publications. Her work has also appeared in Germany’s Welt am Sonntag and Leipziger Volkszeitung . Braunschweiger was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio . She lives in the Brooklyn borough of New York City . 
Braunschweiger also serves on the five-member board that oversees the Vietnam Relief Effort, a charity that has been involved in humanitarian public works projects in Vietnam since 1999.
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