I'm a multigenre writer who specializes in reporting, analysis, communications and creative fields. I cover science, nonprofits, social justice, technology and the arts. Find my work with NPR, Discover Magazine, YES! Magazine, Art News, Earth Island Journal, and the book, "Human Impact: Our Relationship with Climate, the Environment, and Biodiversity," among other publications. I also have experience in graphic design and curriculum development.

Publishing history:

NPR, YES! Magazine, Earth Island Journal, Civil Eats, Ms. Magazine, Art News, Inside Philanthropy, The Dogwood/ Courier News, Food Tank, the book, "Human Impact: Our Relationship with Climate, the Environment, and Biodiversity," Discover Magazine, Americans for the Arts, Green Biz, The Public Library of Science (PLOS Community Blogs), Inverse/ Bustle Media, Philanthropy Women, Resurgence Magazine/ The Ecologist (upcoming), ThoughtCo, LabRoots, The Outlaw Report, Women You Should Know, EnviroNews, Minding Nature (The Center for Humans & Nature), Art Nation, Fabulously Feminist Magazine, SciStarter, Not Impossible Labs, SciArt Magazine, EcoWatch, Agrictecture, The Revelator (Center for Biological Diversity), Science Connected Magazine, Enough Media, The Progressive, Free Radicals, Invironment, Study Finds, Cryptonews, Common Dreams, AR Post, Forest Reporter, Truth Out, Lost at E Minor, Invisible People, OC Magazine, Teal Magazine, Ask Artists, The Old Town Crier, Waging Nonviolence, Buzzfeed, Legendary Women, Resilience, Crixeo, Her Culture, Techtly, A Women's Thing, The Virginia Art Education Association and others. I am a member of and peer-editor for NPR's science communication collective, NPR Scicommers.

I am a creative writer; a published poet and author of short stories and essays. I also previously wrote blogs and other communications content for nonprofits and businesses (contact me for samples). I'm an artist, and former Art and Early Education teacher (public and private schools).

I have a BA in Literary and Cultural Studies from the College of William and Mary, and a teaching license and BFA in Art Education from Virginia Commonwealth University.

I am a Virginia native, and I live in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. My pronouns are she/her.

Thanks to Jeff Travers for his editing assistance.