June 25, 2020

My latest article ran in the wellness section of the Washington Post today. The piece was a great opportunity to probe what I see as one of the prevailing covid-19 narratives: that older people are weak, defenseless, and wasting away in social isolation during the pand...

March 28, 2020

Lots of people don't just enjoy sports - they rely on them for a sense of well-being. With COVID-19 turning us all into shut-ins, what gives? How can people get their fix when it comes to recreational activities? I pitched this idea thinking I'd just learn some hygiene...

February 4, 2020

My tennis game goes down the tube in hot weather. I'm a lot better in the cold. Instead of accepting this as my fate, I got expert advice to see how people like me can control their climactic roller coasters. 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/well...

September 21, 2019

Last weekend, my essay ran in the Startup, Medium's highest subscribing publication.

September 7, 2019

I'm pretty sure I could write all day every day about older athletes killing it and never get bored. I had this article published in the Post on August 26, and it ran in the print edition on August 29. The Post was kind enough to feature it on their social and it...

June 20, 2019

This essay of mine was in the online version of the Washington Post on May 8.

It also ran in San Antonio News-Express a few days later.

March 31, 2018

Watching The Killing of a Sacred Deer, the most recent movie by director and weird-master Yorgos Lanthimos, made me think of Kurt Andersen’s book Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire.

The movie is about a cardiologist who botches an operation because he’s drunk during...

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