selected writing

I write about a variety of topics, including but not limited to music, LGBTQ+ culture, labor, internet culture, health and chronic illness (check out my Substack newsletter for more on that), visual art, and politics.

features

Decatur reacts to election of Warnock and OssoffDecaturish, 2021

State Senator-Elect Kim Jackson discusses theology, social justice, and COVID-19Decaturish, 2020

Decatur community reacts to Biden-Harris presidential victoryDecaturish, 2020

Community volunteers paint Black Lives Matter mural on North McDonough StreetDecaturish, 2020

What it’s like to be a participant in a COVID-19 vaccine trialDecaturish, 2020

Thomas Jefferson statue will be moved following calls to remove racist symbols from public spacesDecaturish, 2020

‘Silence is not sustainable’ – Peaceful Black Lives Matter protesters call for monument’s removal Decaturish, 2020

Peaceful Black Lives Matter demonstration takes place in Decatur SquareDecaturish, 2020

Beacon Hill Black Alliance for Human Rights holds protest, leads march from Decatur to OakhurstDecaturish, 2020

Decatur High students’ ‘Commemorating King’ project to highlight Civil Rights history in Decatur Decaturish, 2020

Decatur’s leaders face questions about how much the city spends on its Police DepartmentDecaturish, 2020

Dekalb County Voter’s Guide for June 9th PrimaryDecaturish, 2020

How Daf Yomi, the Daily Study of Talmud, Has United Queer Jews Around the World HeyAlma, 2020

Kim Petras Woos Atlanta The Georgia Voice, 2019

Atlanta LGBTQ Synagogue Holds Vigil for Pittsburgh Massacre The Georgia Voice, 2018

How ASC Students Are Fighting to Rehire a Beloved Barista HerCampus Agnes Scott, 2018

The Living Wage Campaign Proudly Disrupts Founder’s Day HerCampus Agnes Scott, 2018

Agnes Scott’s Living Wage Campaign Makes a Resurgence HerCampus Agnes Scott, 2018

When Did Praying Before a Test Become a Terrorist Act? DAME Magazine, 2017

personal essays

A History of Premature Births, Including My Own Catapult, 2019

These will just be places to me now Soap Ear Magazine, 2020

Moon Party Honey & Lime Lit, 2019

in the fall of 2015 everything was bernie sanders and motion city soundtrack and nothing hurt Hippocampus Magazine, 2019

profiles & Q&As

Q&A | Artist Savana Ogburn CommonCreativATL, 2018

Tameeka L. Hunter, LGBTQ and Disability Scholar, Presented at Agnes Scott HerCampus Agnes Scott, 2017