f-1-1-14021439_gNNm45AE_Articles_and_ess
f-1-1-13989108_E65A686E_IMG_2980.jpg
f-1-1-14021439_8t3M1BhY_Yeats_grave_for_

Articles and Essays

“A Golden Weekend,” featured in the story, “When Life Felt Normal: Your Pre-Pandemic Memories,” New York Times, April 24, 2020

 

Eclipse Hunters Detect the Language of the Universe,” Laguna Beach Independent, September 1, 2017

 

Meet the Lads Who Wrote the Books on Irish Slang,” Culture Trip, October 12, 2016

 

Welcome to Brand Iceland,” Atlantic Notes, June 4, 2016

 

The Road Less Traveled: Why Marketing Needs Poetry & Poets,” Medium, A Different Perspective, April 1, 2015

 

 Pura Vida Magic,” Transitions Abroad, March 2015, (finalist, 2015 Annual Narrative Travel Writing Award)

 

Literary Tourism: Bloomsday Across the U.S.,” The Airship, June 16, 2014

 

Insight: Once a Backpacker’s Pit Stop, Puerto Natales, Chile, is Now Ecolodge Heaven,” The Culture-ist, February 18, 2014

 

“A Family History of Yosemite,” published in, 150 Stories: An Anthology, Yosemite Conservancy, December 2013

 

Love Letters: Eugene, Oregon,” Huffington Post, September 1, 2013

 

Why Not in Laguna Beach? “Laguna Beach Magazine, June 12, 2013, guest column proposing a literary festival for Laguna Beach

 

Irish Lit,” Westways, May 2012

 

Big Sur and the Legacy of Henry Miller,” Westways, November/December 2011

 

Environmental columnist and book reviewer, Laguna Beach Independent, 2010-2014

 

Irma’s Cliff Note Crusade is Worth Joining,” L.A. Times, Opinion, December 15, 2005

 

Sweet Heat,” Christian Science Monitor, September 5, 1985