Some of My Best Stuff

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ATL Pet Life Spring 2020 coverAnimal Attractions

Atlanta Pet Life, Spring 2020
Cover story chronicling everything new and noteworthy at two of Atlanta’s top attractions.

Jami Gertz spread2019’s Bold Women of Buckhead: Jami Gertz

Simply Buckhead, January/February 2019
The veteran actress reveals her new offscreen role as an NBA team owner.

CountryLiving Aging25 Things to Look Forward to About Growing Older, September 1, 2017
Facts that prove it’s not just wine that gets better with age.

GM Financial Coastal Road TripBest Coastal Road Trips in America, June 6, 2017
Mapping out three of the most scenics drives in the U.S.

UMCH Signposts coverSignposts magazine Spring 2016 edition

Signposts, Spring 2016
Issue of a quarterly publication created for a non-profit client.

17thSouth AmeliaIslandKicking Back on the Coast

17th South, October 2016
Musings on a Florida beach town so bewitching I almost didn’t want to tell people about it.

WomansDay Adoption8 Things You Need to Know Before Adopting a Child, July 26, 2016
Tips on how to become a forever family.

CountryLiving Miranda Lambert B&BInside Miranda Lambert’s Adorably Kitschy Bed & Breakfast, April 5, 2016
The scoop on the opening of the country singer’s B&B in small-town Oklahoma.

BravoTV BeehivesThe Latest Buzz-Worthy Hotel Trend? Bee Hives!, February 2, 2016
How on-site apiaries have become the latest trend at upscale properties across the globe.

Three PanamaCityPanama City’s Transformation

Three, February 2016
Why more and more travelers are flocking to the Central American capital city.

Success Sara BlakelyShaping Sara Blakely

Success, January 2016
Cover story on the woman behind the billion-dollar Spanx brand.

LeadershipVirusThe Leadership Virus

January 2016
One of three business books by entrepreneur James Bird Guess that I have edited.

CNN DallasDiving Into the Heart of Dallas, October 30, 2014
The ultimate guide to the best of Big D.

5 Rookie Mistakes5 Rookie Mistakes Every First-Time Homebuyer Should Avoid, July 2014
The do’s and don’ts of buying your first house.

CS ShreveportInsider’s Guide: Shreveport-Bossier, Louisiana

Convention South, September 2013
Tips on what to see and do in Louisiana’s twin cities.

Omni BikesYour Best Accessory: A Bicycle

Omni Escapes, Spring 2013
Designer bikes make cycling chic again.

CNNGo BioMuseoFrank Gehry’s BioMuseo to Turn Panama Outside-In, November 12, 2012
A review of the starchitect’s first-ever project in Latin America.

AA Insider BespokeCustomer Spotlight

American Way, February 15, 2012
One in a series of monthly small business profiles, focusing on a NYC startup whose mission is to “litter the company in awesome.”

Jane LynchIf At First You Don’t Succeed

Success, November 2011
Chewing the fat with actress Jane Lynch about her rise to fame and fortune.

Spirit-Texas-advertorial-1Destination Texas

Spirit, April 2011
Special advertising section for Southwest Airlines’ inflight showcasing the Lone Star State.

Harper-Traveler-Rome-1When in Rome

Harper Traveler, Jan/Feb/Mar 2011
An insiders’ guide to what makes the Eternal City such an eternally popular destination.

HSW-How-to-Breathe-Swimming-1How to Breathe in Freestyle Swimming, September 2010
In-depth explanation of the proper mechanics for breathing while swimming.

AA_OnTheFly_Aug2010-1On the Fly

On the Fly, August 2010
Monthly installment of an internal newsletter for a major airline.

PC-DockStreetTheatreSouthern Belle

Private Clubs, Spring 2010
Preview of the reopening of a beloved Charleston landmark.

Cent$ Spring Cleaning-1

Clean Sweep

Cent$, Spring 2010
Advice on taking a broom to your finances, not just your floors.

HiltonMoments-Caribbean-Rum-1Power Couple

IDEAS, Spring 2010
Piece for an alumni magazine on a pair of college professors married to their jobs—and each other.

HiltonMoments-Caribbean-Rum-1Yo Ho Ho, And Some Bottles of Rum

Hilton Moments, Winter 2009
A primer on Caribbean rum. Yum.

AA Travel AZ 10Arizona Alfresco

AmericanAirlines Travel, September 2009
An adventure-filled guide to the Grand Canyon State.

VPN_ParkCity-1A Wintery Wonderland, September 2009
A peek into Park City, Utah.

Komen KornerKeeping the Faith, August 2009
Uplifting profile of a breast cancer survivor.

GTP-Lego-ArtistLord of the LEGOs

Group Travel Planet, March 2008
Profile of an artist working in an unexpected medium.

VL Private Jet

The Jet Set

Virtuoso Life, July 2007
A personal commentary on the pleasures of flying via private jet.

GT Camping-1The Nature of Things

Grapevine Today, Spring/Summer 2007
Article on the joys of camping and the great outdoors.

HGTV_OutdoorShower-1Let Nature in With an Outdoor Shower, March 2007
Home design piece on adding an outdoor extension to your indoor bathroom.

FTG_ShoeInsole-1Put Your Best Foot Forward, August 2006
Shoe review for an outdoor/fitness gear guide.

AW Aquariums-1The Age of Aquariums

American Way, July 2006
In-depth look at the country’s coolest aquariums.

MHL Outdoor Living-1Take It Outside

My Home Life, Summer 2006
Trend piece on turning your plain patio into a luxe outdoor living space.

InnovativeDoctoringInnovative Doctoring

May 2006
Book I edited for an Atlanta physician/inventor. I even got a nice shout-out in the Acknowledgements.

Zanides-press-release-1Fare with Flair Distinguishes This Lake Tahoe Treasure

Zanides Public Relations, October 2005
Press release promoting a revamped Tahoe restaurant.

mc_0305_d_sleep_02cs.inddSweet Dreams Are Made of This

In: Mind, Body, Life, June 2005
A how-to on getting a good night’s sleep.

AW_CruiseFashion-1All Decked Out

American Way, April 2004
Jaunty guide to the chicest cruise fashions.

LZ Wild About Water-1We’re Wild About Water

Landing Zone, November 2002
Fun, fact-filled piece for an inflight kids’ magazine.

AW Barging Along COLOR-1Barging Along

American Way, September 1998
First-person essay recounting two incredible barge trips along the canals of France.

TM-Tiny-Tim-1Tiny Matters

Texas Monthly, November 1994
Oldie but a goodie about an obsessed Tiny Tim fan.