Creative Writing

New in a Textbook on Natural Disasters: Pele Says Hello

New in a Textbook on Natural Disasters: Pele Says Hello

I’ve been writing about Pele ever since I first met her on the Big Island of Hawaii in 2009, but I certainly never thought that pieces of that writing would one day appear in a scholarly textbook. Although what made it into print was only an excerpt of the full essay that was accepted by the editors, here it is; my essay “Pele Says Hello” was published in this reference handbook on natural disasters.

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What I've Been Working On: A Wanderthief Anthology

What I've Been Working On: A Wanderthief Anthology

A Wanderthief Anthology is on its way. Get on the list to be the first to hear announcements about the collection’s release . In addition to snagging your own copy, which I hope you do, if you’re interested in supporting the project in any way or if you have hopes, expectations, or suggestions for how it should turn out, I’m all ears.

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New for Athleta Magazine: He's Got Hands

New for Athleta Magazine: He's Got Hands

Athleta Magazine is a biannual magazine printed in Verona, Italy all about sports, culture, and art. For the magazine's third issue, I collaborated with photographer Alessandro Simonetti on He's Got Hands, an essay about handball as the democratization of sport on the streets of New York. In photos and in words (printed in English and translated into Italian) we crafted a snapshot of handball at the legendary West 4th Street Cage.

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