Writing

Here is a selection of my writing clips. For additional work, visit my Contently portfolio.

DISABILITY

Dating with a Disability / The New York Times
Why I Oppose Betsy DeVos As A Disabled Person / Bustle
Drowning Without Water / The New York Times
14 Tweets That Explain What Disability Discrimination Is Like / Bustle
Why Disability Simulations Don’t Always Help You Understand A Disability / Bustle
12 Random Things That People Have Called My Disability / Bustle
We’ve Been Talking About Serge Kovaleski All Wrong / Bustle
13 Microaggressions People With Disabilities Face On A Daily Basis / Bustle
A Small Selection Of Times Donald Trump Offended Me As A Person With A Disability / Bustle
The One Lesson I’m So Grateful My Mom Taught Me / Romper
What journalists can do better to cover the disability beatColumbia Journalism Review – most widely read story on publication day
I’m Disabled and I Get Sexually Harassed — Here’s Why That MattersTeen Vogue

POLITICS

Why I Couldn’t Leave Hillary Clinton’s Victory Party — Even When I Knew She Lost / Bustle
9 Women Baby Boomers On Hillary Clinton’s Possible Victory / Bustle
This Is How Devastating Repealing The ACA Would Be Bustle
8 LGBTQ Activists Share What “Love Means Love” MeansBustle
Schumer: Ban gun sales to people on terrorist watch lists / amNewYork
15 New Year’s Resolutions For Being A Better Ally / Bustle
7 Ways To Support Sexual Assault Survivors / Bustle

SEX/RELATIONSHIPS

The Modern Love Club Offers Feminist Matchmaking / Bustle
13 Cheap Valentine’s Day TripsBustle
7 Reasons To Have Slow Sex / Bustle
15 First Date Tips From Dating Coaches / Bustle
Why the Word ‘Partner’ is Better Than ‘Boy/Girlfriend’ / Her Campus
How To Deal With A Partner Who Has Baggage / Bustle

GENDER DYNAMICS

How To Respond To Gender Bias In The Workplace / Bustle
How The United States Ranks In Gender Equality / Bustle
Trump’s Reversal Of Transgender Bathroom Guidelines Is Something Every Feminist Should Be Concerned About / Bustle

PROFILES

Hijabi Ballerina Stephanie Kurlow Is Breaking Down Boundaries / Bustle
Tyler GlennLADYGUNN Magazine
The Strand Bookstore at 90: Co-owner Nancy Bass Wyden looks back – and ahead / amNewYork  cover story

POP CULTURE

‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ book celebrated at Strand Bookstore / amNewYork
‘Hamilton’ inspires a booming cottage industry / amNewYork – cover story
‘The Get Down,’ on Netflix, brings back the Boogie Down Bronx / amNewYork
‘Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience’ at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum: A sneak peek / amNewYork
Movies filmed in NYC: ‘Godfather’ and more / amNewYork
Katz’s Delicatessen of ‘When Harry Met Sally’ dishes on ‘perfect’ pastrami sandwich, more
 / amNewYork
Thumbs Up for “Fakebook” / DIYMFA.com
“Danse Macabre” and How to Make History Come Alive / DIYMFA.com
Redefining Teen Romance: On Writing Sex, Love and Emotions / DIYMFA.com – selected for DIYMFA.com’s List of Most Impactful Articles of 2014
The Picture Book Behind “What Does the Fox Say?” / DIYMFA.com
Celebrating the Release of “Battle Bunny”DIYMFA.com
What Really Goes On At A Beauty Conference / Bustle
Inside Daybreaker, a morning dance party where everyone’s sober / amNewYork

NEW YORK CITY

Who’s a New Yorker? Chick-fil-A knows / The Midtown Gazette
One year later, does New York still recognize the yellow umbrella? / The Midtown Gazette
Little-known stories behind 8 popular murals
 / amNewYork
House of Yes: A magical Bushwick space for theater, dance and brunch / amNewYork
Secrets of KoreatownamNewYork
NYC pride parade 2016: Thousands celebrate in the biggest LGBT pride march in the worldamNewYork
From Astoria to Park Slope: Street murals changing communities / amNewYork – cover story
Orlando nightclub shooting survivor Patience Carter, an NYU student, describes her ordeal / amNewYork – cover story