A selection of my written work
A profile of Native American poet Tommy Pico, who lives in Brooklyn and writes like fire.
It was part PR move, part charity: building a community for 60 families displaced by Katrina in the middle of nowhere.
Crowdfunding is great for documentaries and fun watches, but what happens when you use it for schoolbooks and public parks?
Rachel Quintana can see her husband's house from her hotel. She just can't get to it, because it's in Mexico.
I grew up three blocks from Christopher Street. It made me who I am. Now it's gone.
Pro-Israel groups are singling out professors and students critical of the country, and attempting to silence them with harassment.
Melania seemed to have it all going for her, and then everything went terribly wrong (and she lied under oath).
Kathy Phipps' life was used as an example of pull-yourself-up-by-the-bootstraps disaster recovery. But then the cameras left.
Speculative journalism! A reported piece on what protests might look like as surveillance technology gets more advanced.
Going to an Orlando Gun Show a Week After Pulse – Fusion – 6/29/16
Light a Fire Under the DNC – The New Inquiry – 12/30/2016
The Secret Gay Movement at America's Most Conservative College – Fusion – 1/26/16
The App Around the Corner – The New Republic – 11/30/2015
The Last Gas Station Downtown – Curbed – 7/18/2016
I Threw My Dog a Bark Mitzvah and All I Got Was This Lousy Jewish Guilt – Racked – 5/11/16
A Fight at a BBQ Place and the Fight over Queer Justice – Fusion – 9/20/16
Fireworks and Other American Explosions – Brooklyn Magazine – 7/7/2016
Jane Jacobs Was Great. Let's Stop Deifying Her – Slate – 5/4/2016
How Fentanyl Overtook the Streets of Chicago – Fusion – 02/02/2016
I Hope the Mets Lose Because I’m Queer – Hazlitt – 10/28/2015
All My Friends Are Dead: Life on Adderall – Gawker – 5/6/2013
These Two Guys Will Have to Leave San Francisco Unless You Watch Their Movie – Fusion – 9/21/15
Louisiana Five Years after Bp Oil Spill: 'it's Not Going Back to Normal' – The Guardian – 4/18/2015
Meet the Us Senate's Most Important Anti-environmentalist – The Verge – 12/22/2014
The Two Detroits: A City Both Collapsing and Gentrifying at the Same Time – The Guardian – 2/5/2015