Writing

Below are highlights from my portfolio, hand-picked by yours truly. These are organized by publication and publishing date.

SALON

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

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

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

WHY HUMANS MIGHT NOT BE READY FOR COMMERCIAL SPACE TRAVEL (JANUARY 2018)

LEGALIZING MARIJUANA IS RISKY, BUT NOT FOR THE REASONS JEFF SESSIONS SAYS (JANUARY 2018)

HOW LEGAL MARIJUANA WILL CHANGE CALIFORNIA IN 2018 (JANUARY 2018)

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

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

WHY BAD APOLOGIES ARE WORSE THAN NO APOLOGIES AT ALL (DECEMBER 2017)

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

Where to turn when you can’t report harassment to hr (November 2017)

The New York Times

WHY DOING GOOD IS GOOD FOR THE DO-GOODER (OCTOBER 2017)

MARIE CLAIRE

The embarrassing tale of my failed one-night stand (August 2017)

The Bold Italic 

What It’s Like Being an Abortion Provider in California (May 2017)
Weird & Cringeworthy yoga classes in the bay area (october 2016)
Breaking up in san francisco means… (September 2016)
Cannabis-Tasting Parties Are SF’s Next Big Thing (November 2015)
Yes, You Can Date Without a Smartphone (October 2015)
I Left Tech When It Sold Its Soul (The Bold italic, August 2016)

Wear Your Voice Magazine

kenzie brenna is here to tell you your cellulite is normal (november 2016)
The Daily Beast
Interview: Jason Silva Talks PSYCHEDELICS & ‘Brain Games’ (Feb. 2016)
7×7 Magazine
6 Up-And-Coming Female SF Chefs You Need to Know About (Dec. 2015)
Also published in Avenue Magazine, Hollywoodlife.com, usa today
Celebrity + Entrepreneur Interviews (from the archives)

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Rachel Truehart: I’ve Moved On                           Lisa Ronis: Solving Love’s                   David Plouffe: Inside Obama’s
From Michael on ‘Bachelor Pad’                                       Equation                                               Race to history

      HollywoodLife.com                                               Avenue Magazine                                        The Daily Iowan