Bedford and Bowery

If You Karaoke With This Illustrious Piano Man, You Better Know Your Spice Girls, January 2014

10 Things We Learned from This 21-Year-Old Williamsburg Time Capsule, July 2013


Boston magazine

How to Game the College Rankings, September 2014


Belleville Park Pages 

At the Airport and Going Nowhere, June 2013


Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Boaters Want to Help Landlubbers Survive the Next Storm, October 2013


The Brooklyn Paper

Do You Know What it Means to Miss Red Hook?, October 2013



The Most Andersonian Moments in the Trailer for “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” October 2013

Lana Del Rey Was Made For Gatsby, May 2013

When Zombies Become Human Again, December 2012


The Columbia Journalist 

Menchaca’s Victory Gives New Voice to Mexican-Americans, September 2013


The Date Report

Is It Possible to Have a ‘Name Fetish?’ March 2014 

All the Secret Reasons You Find Foreign Accents So Sexy, March 2014

What Short Guys and Tall Girls Can Learn From Each Other About Dating, February 2014


Decide NYC 

Carlos Menchaca, From Sandy to City Hall, October 2013


France Revisited

Passover in Paris and the 11th Plague, December 2013



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Red Rain, the New R.L. Stine Novel for Adults, November 2012

In Dean Koontz’s Latest Odd Thomas Book, the Apocalypse is All Our Fault, September 2012



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The Red Hook Star Revue 

Red Hook’s Innovative Tool Lending Library, October 2013

Government Recovery Plans Spur Cautious Hope, October 2013

The Results Are In For District 38, October 2013


Smithsonian magazine

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Thought Catalog 

About the Time I Went to a Book Signing to Meet Snooki, October 2012

Getting Over College, September 2012

Summers Now Vs. Summers Then, July 2012



How the Brutal Murder of an 18-Year-Old Girl Tore Apart a Small Long Island Community, June 2015

The End of the Road for a Long Island Killer, June 2015