Background

I'm a multi-genre writer with experience in reporting, analysis and creative fields. I cover science, the arts and social justice, often with a solutions journalism lens. Find my work with NPR, Discover Magazine, YES! Magazine, APR, Earth Island Journal and the book, "Human Impact: Our Relationship with Climate, the Environment, and Biodiversity," among other publications.

Publishing history:

Articles dealing with science, the environment and technology:

Discover Magazine, Earth Island Journal, The Public Library of Science (PLOS), Food Tank, Science Connected Magazine, the book, "Human Impact: Our Relationship with Climate, the Environment, and Biodiversity," ThoughtCo, LabRoots, EnviroNews, Minding Nature (The Center for Humans & Nature), SciStarter, Not Impossible Labs, AR Post, SciArt Magazine, EcoWatch, Agrictecture, The Revelator (Center for Biological Diversity), Free Radicals, Invironment, Techtly, Study Finds, Cryptonews, Green Biz, Forest Reporter and The Old Town Crier. I am a member of and peer-editor for NPR's science communication collective, NPR Scicommers.

Articles dealing with art, nonprofits, creative responses to adversity, and social justice issues: 

NPR, YES! Magazine, Americans for the Arts, Ms.Magazine, Women You Should Know, Inside Philanthropy, Philanthropy Women, Civil Eats, Lost at E Minor, Truth Out, OC Magazine, Teal Magazine, Art Nation, Fabulously Feminist Magazine, Ask Artists, Waging Nonviolence, Buzzfeed, Legendary Women, Resilience, Crixeo, Her Culture, A Women's Thing and The Virginia Art Education Association.

I am a creative writer; a published poet and author of short stories and essays. I'm also an artist and former Art and Early Education teacher.

I live in a small town in the foothills of Virginia. 

My pronouns are she/her/hers.

Thanks to Jeff Travers for his editing assistance. 

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