Health Journalism

Some print, audio, and video highlights of my health reporting. As managing editor at, I now spend my days mostly assigning and editing. [Read more…]

Fiction/Creative NF

My debut novel, The Quintland Sisters, will be published by William Morrow in Canada and the US in the spring of 2019. Pre-orders via Indigo and Amazon! [Read more…]


“Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.”
– Lyndon B. Johnson

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Narcissism, busyness, boobs, grief, piano-playing, childlessness, social media, work wear, Olympic hopes, reinvention, unproductivity–I’ve squawked about all of this, and more.

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Lots of travel, still, but not as much time for writing about and selling it. My blog holds most of my travel writing now;  my older clippings are mostly old-school news print made into PDFs. [Read more…]


Kayaking, skate-skiing, open-water swimming, rock-climbing, mountain-biking: I do lots of fun things outdoors and people have occasionally paid me to write about it. [Read more…]