A selection of my essays, features, profiles and book reviews
Feature. A Final Note: As people face the end of their lives, these heavenly choirs ease their fear and pain.
Profile. Inside the Life of a Male Sex Surrogate: Why women traumatized by sex seek 46-year-old Shai Rotem to finally heal.
Essay. Raising Children Without the Concept of Sin. My religious fundamentalist childhood was built around the fear of sin. My daughters don’t even know the word.
Braided Essay. 180 Sumac. “I glance around his small, still room, filled with a stranger’s furniture. What, if anything, is left of us here? What mark did we leave? What proof is there that we once sat here, impatiently fingering the hot metal molds, eager to pry free our monsters?
Investigative journalism. Children of the Tribes. "When the spanking stopped, all hell broke loose. Our one mistake was not spanking our children enough.”
Multimedia Storytelling. Escape from Jonestown. ““If you want to go home, you can swim,” Jones told disgruntled residents. “We won’t pay your fucking way home.”"