(True) Stories
"What's been said or done, what's happened to me, it's important, but what matters more is what I do with it." --Me

Clips (Things I've written)

My Father, His Gun and Me
-- DAME Magazine, June 15, 2018 -- Father's Day Piece
Can Not Shaving My Legs Be a Revolutionary Act Against the Patriarchy?
-- YES! Magazine, March 28, 2018
Does 'The West Wing' Represent What's Wrong with Liberalism?
-- Ozy, Feb 21, 2018
The One Who Got Away. Again.
-- Ozy, December 22, 2017
I don't hate Christmas, but people think I do
-- The Forward, December 21, 2017
When I Realized My Dad Didn't Want to Get Better
-- Kveller, November 30, 2017
When the Identity Theft is Coming from Inside the House
-- The Billfold, November 28, 2017
Fixing the System
-- FASHION Magazine (Canada), November 14, 2017
How to Protect Our Children from Victim Blaming
-- Motherwell Magazine, October 27, 2017 // Salon, October 27, 2017 // ParentMap, December 1, 2017
Lessons from The Record Store
--OZY.com, October 20, 2017
Every Job I've Ever Had
-- The Billfold, September 28, 2017
Why Breaking Up with the NFL Makes Me Feel Like a $h!ttY Person
-- Medium, September 27, 2017
When My Daughter's Teacher Erased Her Judaism For a Class Project
-- The Forward, August 31, 2017
Talking to Children about Natural (and Political) Upheaval
-- GrokNation, July 11, 2017
Why Funding Arts Education is So Important
-- TeenVogue.com, May 5, 2017
How the death of one of my students helped me finally, fully bond with my baby
-- The Washington Post/On Parenting, March 1, 2017
Was I sport to the drunken Under Armour salesmen?
-- The Baltimore Sun, Feb. 23, 2017
Controversy over 'A Christmas Carol' at Hempfield elementary school is being fueled by divisive forces
-- LNP, Dec. 24, 2016

Press (Stories in which I've been quoted or featured)

Standing in the Way of a Gas Pipeline Project: Nuns and a Makeshift Chapel
-- REWIRE, July 12, 2017
Day of Unity on Steps of Lancaster County Courthouse
-- LNP, May 20, 2017
Over dinner and drinks, Trump and Clinton voters stop shouting, start talking
-- LNP, April 26, 2017
The Writing Meet Up You've Been Looking For
-- The Triangle PA, January 17, 2017