I write about books, education, politics, culture, and other topics on paper and the internet.

I also write articles, reports, grant proposals, executive summaries, website text, and the like for non-profits, schools, and companies such as Advocates for Human Potential, American Academy of Arts and SciencesArcus Foundation, Design Education Consultancy, Farm & Wilderness, Fiscal Strategies Group, Jobs for the Future, Nellie Mae Education Foundation, and Year Up.

In my previous life as an English professor, I wrote Time, Space, and Gender in the Nineteenth-Century British Diary (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011), academic journal articles about 19th-century British diaries and fiction, encyclopedia articles, and academic book reviews.