Writing

Below are highlights from my portfolio, hand-picked by yours truly. 

Health

WHY DOING GOOD IS GOOD FOR THE DO-GOODER (The New York times, 2017)

What It’s Like Being an Abortion Provider in California (The bold italic, 2017)

WHO recognizes compulsive sexual behavior disorder as a mental health condition (Salon, 2018)

The FDA doesn’t know if flavored vaping chemicals are safe to breathe (Salon, 2018)

Trump vs. breastfeeding: Administration accused of favoring corporate profits over infant nutrition (salon, 2018)

Millennial women say dismal economy is preventing them from having children (salon, 2018)

Feminism 

THREATS AGAINST KELLY MARIE TRAN HIGHLIGHT A FEAR OF WOMEN WHO BREAK SEXIST STEREOTYPES (salon, 2017)

Women frequently face harassment on networking sites—despite #metoo (Salon, 2017)

Stormy Daniels is a feminist hero (Salon, 2018)

Under the spell of far-right nonprofit, Walmart stops selling Cosmopolitan at checkout line (Salon, 2018)

Essays

My Tinder date in Thailand: What a vacation fling taught me (salon, 2018)

The embarrassing tale of my failed one-night stand (Marie claire, 2017)

Breaking up in san francisco means… (The Bold Italic, 2016)
I Left Tech When It Sold Its Soul (The Bold italic, 2016)

Features

Confronting a smoothie-making robot(salon, 2018)

Generation Z finds its rebellious spirit in lobbying for gun reform (Salon, 2018)

How the NRA uses an app to organize opposition to gun control (salon, 2018)

TECH

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A MEME MAKES A CORPORATION LOSE CONTROL OF ITS BRAND? (Salon, 2018)

WHY IS BURGER KING BETTER AT EXPLAINING NET NEUTRALITY THAN THE FCC? (salon, 2018)

WHAT’S AT STAKE IF WE LOSE NET NEUTRALITY? A GUIDE FOR THE PERPLEXED (salon, 2017)

Politics

A sold-out house for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in San Francisco proves she’s touched a national nerve (Salon, 2018)

TOM COTTON CEASE-AND-DESIST LETTER TO ACTIVIST RAISES SERIOUS FIRST AMENDMENT QUESTIONS (Salon, 2018)

Interviews

On building an artificial heart: Is the heart just a pump, or is it something more? (Salon, 2018)

How Shannon Watts became the NRA’s number one enemy (Salon, 2018)

Forget tech’s “Brotopia”: Emily Chang explains how women can save Silicon Valley (Salon, 2018)