in print

My work has appeared in Alice magazine, Atlanta magazine, American Society of Magazine Editors, Bama Life, Catapult, The Crimson WhiteDruid City Living, Martha Stewart Weddings, The New York Times, | The Times-Picayune, Teen Vogue, This Old House, Tuscaloosa magazine, and Tuscaloosa News. Select clips are below.

What Has Changed Since Megan Rondini’s Death // I spent ten months researching and reporting about a University of Alabama student who died by suicide several months after reporting sexual assault. This 2,000-word feature was published for Teen Vogue in October 2017.

15 Minutes with Exodus, Wig-Maker to the Drag Queen Stars // For Catapult in November 2018, I profiled George Berry and Exodus of Wigs by Exodus, a custom wig company that creates for an international clientele (RuPaul stars included) out of a headquarters in Alabama.

Mayfair Lounge owner, turning 89, celebrates 40th anniversary of owning dive bar // Miss Gertie is the star of this profile on a local favorite written for | The Times-Picayune in October 2018.

For a stress relief, try goat yoga at Paradigm Gardens on South Rampart Street // In this September 2018 | The Times-Picayune story, I review goat yoga as the “new cat video.”

Generation Next: Meet the Apprentices // For the July/August 2017 issue of This Old House magazine, I wrote three profiles about apprentices selected to be on the PBS television show.

Can I Get a Roll Tide? // For an issue of The Crimson White in September 2016, I spoke with linguistics professors at The University of Alabama to categorize and define the uses of the phrase “Roll Tide.”

6 Intriguing People: Elliot Spillers // For the spring 2016 Tuscaloosa magazine, I pitched and wrote a profile of The University of Alabama’s second black President of the Student Government Association.

A Taste of What’s Brewing // I wrote the cover story on the economic effects of the rise of craft beer in Tuscaloosa for the fall 2015 issue of Bama Life. I was also the editor-in-chief of this issue, which you can read here.

Captain Crimson brings spirit to the Crimson Tide’s home games // For an issue of The Crimson White in October 2016, I went to the homecoming game with the biggest fan in the student section, a superstitious Captain Crimson.

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Alice magazine | American Society of Magazine Editors | Atlanta magazineBama Life news magazineThe Crimson WhiteDruid City LivingDoing Ethics in Media | foxletterHorizons news magazineTeen VogueThis Old HouseTuscaloosa magazine | Tuscaloosa News