Recently published work

Weekly series for the Bitter Southerner

Tall Tales and Cocktails

This 12-part chronicle of my book tour profiled many authors that joined me along the way. It was billed as a quest for the best bourbon cocktail in the best bar in the south.

Published Autumn 2017





Memoir/long form essay for the AJC


Secrets of a Childhood Home

I wrote this memoir piece to coincide with the annual AJC Decatur Book Festival and the publication of my novel, The Hidden Lights of Northern Fires.

Published August 27, 2017





Editorial For the Saporta Report


Driller Mike For President

An editorial for the Saporta Report, looking at the need the City of Atlanta to look forward in its celebration of the arts. With over 200 shares on social media, it was one of the most read pieces of the month in that publication.

Published August 2016




Novel with St. Martin’s Press


The Hidden Light of Northern Fires.

My debut novel for St. Martins Press, based in the history of my hometown, the only town north of the Mason Dixon to secede from the Union.
For more on the book, go to my author page.


published August 2017




A special section feature for Travel: A Cox Media Annual


Waiting for the Cows to Come Home

A travelogue of the Allgäu region of Bavaria during the Veisheid festival, when the livestock returns from the high pastures of the Alps.

published June 2016