Nonfiction

Creative nonfiction, journalism, communications, copywriting.

 “Packing Lists and Passed-On Traits”

“Packing Lists and Passed-On Traits”

Lunch Ticket

“Packing Lists and Passed-On Traits,” a personal essay about discovering I have a younger sister in Utah, published in Three Guys One Book on October 16, 2018. 

 “When We Fell in Love”

“When We Fell in Love”

Three Guys One Book

“When We Fell in Love,” a personal essay about how and when I fell in love—with reading, published in Three Guys One Book on October 16, 2018. 

 This was as close as I could get to Christian Bale during the Madison, Wis. filming of  Public Enemies . I took the photo with a circa-2007 bad cell phone camera.

This was as close as I could get to Christian Bale during the Madison, Wis. filming of Public Enemies. I took the photo with a circa-2007 bad cell phone camera.

Isthmus

In-depth feature articles, restaurant reviews and reporting for the Isthmus, Madison, Wisconsin's alt-weekly newspaper. My work for the Isthmus in 2008 included: 

 “Food Justice: A Menu”

“Food Justice: A Menu”

Lunch Ticket

“Food Justice: A Menu,” a personal essay on food justice and access published in Issue 14 of Lunch Ticket’s blog on September 8, 2018. 

 "E Is For"

"E Is For"

Eunoia Review

"E Is For," a piece of flash narrative nonfiction published in Eunoia Review on February 4, 2018. 

 My sometimes-office, the sunroom.

My sometimes-office, the sunroom.

360data

Marketing and communications work for 360data, a supply chain software company owned by one of the largest privately held logistics firms in North America. My work for 360data from early 2016 to early 2018 included: 

 Past issues of  Telemedium: The Journal of Media Literacy  that I helped edit.

Past issues of Telemedium: The Journal of Media Literacy that I helped edit.

National Telemedia Council

Writing, editing, and organizing in an administrative and editorial assistant role as a work-study student, under a  federal work-study grant. My work for NTC and Telemedium: The Journal of Media Literacy from 2004-'06 included: 

 A photo-op with Bucky Badger at a Mercury event.

A photo-op with Bucky Badger at a Mercury event.

Mercury Marine

Marketing and communications work for Mercury Marine, a multinational marine engine manufacturer with 5,000+ employees in several international offices. My work for Mercury Marine from 2014-'15 included:

 Some fellow interns and I, along with my friend Ira, in front of the McGraw-Hill Building in Summer 2007.

Some fellow interns and I, along with my friend Ira, in front of the McGraw-Hill Building in Summer 2007.

BusinessWeek

Reporting and writing general interest stories regarding business schools for BusinessWeek.com, formerly owned by McGraw-Hill, now owned by Bloomberg. My work as an intern for BusinessWeek and BusinessWeek.com in 2007 included: 

 A national managers' meeting photo I took.

A national managers' meeting photo I took.

WSI

Marketing and communications work for WSI, one of the largest, privately held logistics and warehousing firms in North America. My work for WSI from early 2016 to early 2018 included: 

 A circa-2010 smartphone photo I took during the protests at the Wisconsin State Capitol. It was later featured on the  Huffington Post .

A circa-2010 smartphone photo I took during the protests at the Wisconsin State Capitol. It was later featured on the Huffington Post.

Center for Media and Democracy

Reporting and investigative journalism work for the Center for Media and Democracy, a nationally recognized media watchdog organization. My work for CMD in 2011 included: