ABOUT ME

Under the guise of reporting, I have found myself in some interesting places. For the sake of a story, I have fallen off a motorcycle (and  nearly ruined new Frye boots);  dabbled in taxidermy; trembled in a pitch black haunted prison at 2 a.m.; and toiled over a white-hot fire with a blacksmith as my muse. 

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My portfolio includes many articles about travel, cycling and dogs, a growing number about science innovation and none about politics. I am a regular contributor to The Washington Post, National Parks, USA Today, Washingtonian and WebMD, and contributing writer for the U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation’s magazine, trajectory. 

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