Features & Essays

A Story in Black & White

A Story in Black & White

Publication - Southwest Airlines' Magazine

The story of a secret marriage between my Jewish cousin and her African-American husband in the 1950s. read more

Cartagena, Colombia: Gabriel García Márquez’s inspiration, the seaport mixes Old World and New

Cartagena, Colombia: Gabriel García Márquez’s inspiration, the seaport mixes Old World and New

Publication - Los Angeles Times

The audio tour "The Cartagena of Gabriel García Márquez" traces the influence of this enchanted city on the author's work. read more

My Thirty-Something Teenage Pregnancy

My Thirty-Something Teenage Pregnancy

Publication - Narratively

Late-night dancing was all I craved as a single thirty-something... until an unexpected pregnancy set my life to a different beat. read more

LA Loves Dogs, but Is This City of Canine Lovers Going Too Far?

LA Loves Dogs, but Is This City of Canine Lovers Going Too Far?

Publication - Open Skies

In Los Angeles, dogs are entering into social and leisure territory once reserved only for humans. read more