I’m a Brooklyn-based writer and editor who enjoys covering books, beauty, travel, and technology. I’ve written for ELLE, The Hairpin, The Daily Beast, BBC Travel, Refinery29, Creative Nonfiction, Tin House‘s Open Bar blog, Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews, Popular Mechanics, LearnVest, Put A Egg on It, Aviation Week & Space Technology, CityStream DC, Citysearch DC, and Shenandoah: The Washington & Lee Review. (Please see my portfolio for clips.) Highlights include kayaking Kauai’s Na Pali Coast, buckling into a Harrier jump jet in southern Maryland, and dune bashing in Dubai. I have undergraduate degrees in English and journalism from Washington and Lee University in the Shenandoah Valley and a master’s in nonfiction writing from Johns Hopkins University.