Recent work

A package for on The Best and Worst Moms Ever. I wrote the best moms and Lev Grossman wrote the worst moms.



Understanding a Pacific Northwest theme restaurant in NYC...or not.
A profile on the lesbian surfer show "Curl Girls."
Trying out Carnivorous Cocktails/The Associated Press
Goodbye to Farrah from girls of the '70s/The Associated Press
The resurgence of Old Time cocktails/The Associated Press
An interview with Gossip's frontwoman Beth Ditto/Rolling Stone
Portland punks The Thermals/Rolling Stone
Announcing layoffs on social networking sites/The Associated Press

Coming out on Facebook/Time


Here's a video gallery.



From the vault



Charlie's Angels: Why guys don't like the franchise.


Guide to Portland's gastronomic pleasures for The Visitor.


The Gossip


Vegan Like Me: I went vegan for two weeks and actually survived.


National Arts Journalism Program study


She's made ribs for 40 years.


Examples of Miss Dish columns


About serving

The gauzy service magazine P.O.V.