Essays & Articles


For the Faint of Heart,”  from the blog of Ruminate Journal

How to Read This Essay,” Winner of San Francisco’s 2015 LitQuake essay contest. Published in Word Riot (with audio).


“Seaside’s Jeff Nixon, an Ansel Adams protege, makes the immense intimate”

“Stage mom,” a profile of actress Marcia Hovick

“The Geography of Sound,” a profile of hip-hop artist Savage Sun

“Two Legends,” a preview of Hal Holbrook’s “Mark Twain Tonight!” at the Golden State Theatre (pdf)

Preview of book launch for writer, artist and musician Bill Minor’s  memoir ”The Inherited Heart”