About Me

Writer, parent, science and public health advocate, Wisconsin transplant in California. 

In the Works

Here is the film list you need to escape and yet understand this damned hellscape

Nov 7, 2017 | No Comments
Here is the film list you need to escape and yet understand this damned hellscape

I’ve been working on some things that are not ready for prime time yet and also trying to get back into my life as a person who can sit still long enough to watch a movie that doesn’t just have a lot of magic swords in it. Not that there’s anything wrong with those movies. […]


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The OpEd Project

Oct 5, 2017 | No Comments
The OpEd Project

In September I took part in a daylong seminar by the OpEd Project at the UCLA Center for the Study of Women. It was a great experience and I recommend it. The organization conducts seminars in the cities listed in the link above. For people who are trying to get their ideas for change into […]


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Away to VCCA

Sep 10, 2017 | 2 Comments
Away to VCCA

Five years ago I was lucky enough to be a fellow for a monthlong residency at the beautiful Virginia Center for Creative Arts in Amherst, Virginia. I am returning there soon for a shorter residency this fall, and so thankful. This political climate has been awful in so many ways, but among the ways life […]


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