Some Professional HighlightsA few of my favorite clips
What it’s like to do live radio
A quick glimpse into what it’s like to host a live radio show.
Faith in a Zombie Culture Piece for Patheos
A lot of people think that authors who get a book published simply sit back and wait for the checks to roll in, but the reality is drastically different. You have to be crazy to chase this lifestyle for years. Plenty of driven writers sacrifice a lot and end up eating...
Pop Matters Piece on Retirement of a Gen-X Gamer
This is the only piece I ever got published yet had no idea it was out for two weeks.
Speaking to Visiting Chinese Students on the Creation of America
I was fortunate to speak to hundreds of college students visiting America from China over the years and learned a lot from them.
Harry Houdini Piece in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
By 2009, I hadn't published much of anything since my days running a publication for CBS Radio/Viacom and stringing for a Southwestern Pennsylvania regional rag called The Monthly Post. Instead, I spent a couple years getting established as an adjunct instructor of...
Pop Teaching Piece for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
In the spring of 2011, I had just finished a long day of teaching one Friday night, when I got a terrific email. Teaching weekends was a grind during those four week periods. After working all week, the students and I had to sit in a classroom for hours until late at...