Words

From short, punchy copy for email to long-form investigative journalism, I craft stories for a variety of audiences.

See some of my featured works below, and contact me to discuss freelance projects.

am New York: letters to the editor

Metro: letters to the editor

Next Magazine: feature articles

Change.org: More than 150 blog posts on LGBTQ issues.
-One of my articles was viewed more than 34,000 times.
-I wrote an article on an Oakland law that inspired a petition, leading to Oakland City Council amending the law.

Featured Change.org petitions:
Demand Ball Memorial Hospital Stop Discriminating Against LGBT Patients, Over 5,500 supporters, led to a change in hospital policy.
NYPD: Treat Transgender Arrestees with Respect and Dignity, Over 2,200 supporters. In June 2012, the NYPD released new patrol guidelines for treatment of transgender people.

Good News / Bad News Guide to New York City: Wrote neighborhood reviews for Harlem and Hamilton Heights (e-book is available on Amazon).

Autostraddle blog post: Surprise! White Democrats With Kids Are Responsible for Passing Prop 8!

NJ Voices Guest Blog on NJ.com Op-ed: Roselle Park curfew strips underage teenagers of their civil rights.

Selection of articles from The Tartan, Carnegie Mellon’s student newspaper:
Students discuss transgender issues, March 3, 2008.
The fight for human rights, March 31, 2008.
Sci/Tech briefs, August 31, 2009.
Health Line, November 3, 2008.
How Things Work: Lie detectors, November 17, 2008.
Borrow movies with just a click of the mouse, February 2, 2009.