Popular Articles

I work as a freelance reporter and photographer for LewisTalk. Here are some of my recent articles:

The Fascinating Story Behind Centralia’s Really Big 200th Birthday Bash,” LewisTalk, Chehalis WA, July 2017

Giovanny Garibay: A Young Dancer with a Big Vision,” LewisTalk, Chehalis WA, July 2017

HUBBUB Shop Disaster Brings Centralia Community Together,” LewisTalk, Chehalis WA, June 2017
(Voted a LewisTalk Readers’ Choice Pick for Most-Read stories in June, 2017.)

Yummy Spring and Summer Events in Lewis County,” LewisTalk, Chehalis, WA., May 2017.
(Voted a LewisTalk Editor’s Pick for May, 2017)

Family Fun: A Complete Guide to Fort Borst Park,” LewisTalk, Chehalis, WA., May 2017.

Spring is Blooming at Dirty Thumb Nursery,” LewisTalk, Chehalis, WA., April 2017.

The Borst Blockhouse: Centralia’s Matchless Treasure,” LewisTalk, Chehalis, WA., February 2017.
(Voted #1 in LewisTalk’s Readers’ Choice Most-Read Stories of February 2017.)

17 Things to do in Lewis County in 2017,LewisTalk, Chehalis, WA., January 2017
(Voted a LewisTalk Readers’ Choice Pick for Most-Read stories in January, 2017.)

Where to Spend Your Holiday Cash Locally,” LewisTalk, Chehalis, WA., January 2017

Rich Garrett: Building Community Through Theater,” LewisTalk, Chehalis, WA., December 2016


Before moving to Seattle in 2000, I wrote for articles for niche magazines. Some of these were based on personal interests and others originated in editor’s suggestions.

Your Pony’s Show Day,” HorsePlay, January/February, 1997, pp. 12-13

Wooden Horses Have Breeds, Too!HorsePlay, September 1995, pp. 6-7

Zantke’s Hosteiners on Top Again at Arizona CDE,” The Chronicle of the Horse, April 15, 1994, pp. 41-42

“The Carousels of Maryland,” The Merry-Go-Roundup, Spring 1993, pp. 24-27

“McDonald Performance Horses,” The Arizona Horse Connection, March 1993, pp. 19-22

“Essay on an Art Colony: Tubac,” Tucson Home & Garden, June/July, 1992, pp. 14-17, 44

“Painting a Landscape,” Tucson Home & Garden, April/May, 1992, pp. 42-43

“The Lake Compounce Festival Park Carousel,” The Merry-Go Roundup, Winter, 1991-92, p. 6

“The Carousels of Minnesota,” The Merry-Go-Roundup, Summer, 1991, pp. 20-22

“Female Infanticide in China,” Response, Spring 1985