My writing has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Reason Magazine, Baltimore Magazine, the Detroit News, PennUnion, The New Democrat, and other outlets. I have published profiles of interesting people, book reviews, and commentary on technology, race, politics, public policy, education, the humanities, and many things related to Baltimore. A member of the National Book Critic's Circle, my focus has been on nonfiction books on past and present culture, new media landscapes, education, and history.

There's a long-term book project I just can't seem to quit, and I am always writing for work, for personal exploration, and to share nteresting things I find online Here are some highlights: