I grew up with those four letters. Now, my name sits beneath them in the stories below.
Articles and Op-Eds
“‘Escapism is a Cop-Out’: Two Years Into a Pandemic, Why Isn’t COVID on TV?” (April 2022)
As the pandemic stretched into its third year (and politicians kept telling us it was over when it wasn’t), allusions to COVID were notably absent from popular entertainment. For a world figuring out how to “live with” the virus, its absence in pop culture is harmful.
“San Francisco’s Beloved EXIT Theatre Takes a Final Bow“
In August 2022, the beloved storefront theatreplex announced it was closing its Tenderloin doors for good. After 39 years of acting as a home for outside-the-box performance work, the announcement was a devastating blow to Bay Area indie theatre artists – myself included.