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I write articles about tech, money, gender + culture.
I also write creative non-fiction. You can find a sample below.



NASA Needs to Harness the Genius of Crowds 
(Popular Science)

VR Was the "Next Big Thing" 20 Years Ago. What's Different Now? (Motherboard)

Outer Space for All? (Contingencies Magazine)

Rev. Jesse Jackson: Tech's Lack of Diversity Is a Civil Rights Issue (SF Weekly)

Here's How Silicon Valley Actually Got Its Name (The Bold Italic)

10 Things You Didn't Know About Self-Driving Cars (Mental Floss)

Matter.io CEO Explains Why His Startup Moved to Brooklyn (Technical.ly)

Cryonics: 'The Best Crap Shoot in Town?' (Contingencies Magazine)



Mobile Banking Is Only As Safe As Your App (USA Today)

To Buy a Home Tomorrow, Millennials Should Do This Today (USA Today)

5 Free Online Classes to Improve Your Financial Literacy (USA Today)

Why Icahn's Apple Buyback Is a Bad Idea (InvestorPlace)



"Quiet Is Creative. Silence Is Death." — An Interview With Arisa White 
(Los Angeles Review of Books)

"Writing in a Bubble of Idiocy" — An Interview With Chloe Caldwell
(Los Angeles Review of Books)

Novelist Ingrid Rojas Contreras Talks Nuance, Imperialism and Empathy 
(Paste Magazine)

Poet D.A. Powell: "Whatever You Do In Your Art Has Ramifications" 
(Paste Magazine)



Gender Glaringly Absent in Police Violence Debate 
(SF Examiner)

Is Sports Coverage Sexist? There's No Contest 
(SF Weekly)

Pace Yourself While Saving the World 
(SF Weekly)

Tech's Diversity Problem Is Everyone's Problem
(The Bold Italic)



Interlude (East Bay Review)

Mixed Emojis (805 Lit)

Trump as President; Woman as Object (SF Examiner)

The Worst Kind of Validation (SF Weekly)

What My Compulsion to Write Actually Means (Luna Luna Magazine)

Are You Worried? (Thought Catalog)




Contests: 2nd Place in 2015 LitQuake Writing Contest

Residencies: Selected for Lemon Tree House (spring 2016)

Readings: LitCrawlWhy There Are Words, Basement Series, The Inner Loop



I've also ghostwritten everything from book chapters to web articles for Fast Company, InformationWeek, VentureBeat + others, and crafted marketing content for a variety of clients. Please contact me for samples.