Today, I published my first article for National Geographic News. This is my first time being published by the main division of National Geographic, not a blog or off-shoot of the magazine. The article, “Hurricane Katrina Turned My Family’s Odds and Ends Into Heirlooms” was written to commemorate the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and … Continue reading Published on National Geographic News
I am now working as a TV writer for Bustle, an online women’s magazine specializing in lifestyle and entertainment. Here, I write about TV’s trending topics, show predictions, reactions and DIY projects inspired by TV. My first post about Orange is the New Black published today. Stay up to date on my latest Bustle posts here! Continue reading Now writing for Bustle
In honor of four years of giggles, HelloGiggles.com announced a list of favorite posts and one of my stories made the big listicle! Check out my piece, “Important! The comprehensive mapping of cat cafés around the world.” Continue reading HelloGiggles.com just had an anniversary
My recent National Geographic Voices blog post, Behind the Photo: Paul Nicklen’s Leaping Penguins, was shared by National Geographic Magazine’s main Facebook page, which has more than 34 million followers. The post was liked more than 35,000 times, with thousands of shares and hundreds of comments! Continue reading Shared by National Geographic Magazine
I was recently interviewed by National Geographic Nederland about Mardi Gras in New Orleans. It was an honor to discuss my New Orleans research and hometown observances in an international travel magazine. To read the original Dutch interview, click here. For Google Translate’s English version of the article, click here. Happy Carnival! Continue reading National Geographic Traveler Nederland Interview
Last week, National Geographic Magazine promoted my National Geographic Voices blog post promoting Big Cat Week on the National Geographic Channel. The article was shared more than 20,000 times on Facebook and other forms of social media. To read the post where I interviewed Big Cat photographer Steve Winter — who has shot for National … Continue reading Did you catch Big Cat Week?
I recently did some consulting work for National Geographic Live, the live events division of National Geographic. As a social media and marketing consultant, I assisted with the launch of the National Geographic Live Facebook page and wrote National Geographic blog posts about the division’s speakers. Here are a couple of posts I authored for National … Continue reading National Geographic Connect