BREAKING: Read my latest published short story, "The Case of the Missing Princess." An homage to and parody of hardboiled noir detective fiction, if you like Sam Spade, you'll either love, or hate, Don Diamond.
CREATIVE WRITER | PROFESSIONAL STORYTELLER
Award-winning journalist and creative writer.
Author of thousands of published articles, speeches and blogs.
Author of acclaimed literary travel memoir.
Currently working on a mystery novel.
Master of longform prose.
I'm a storyteller. Whether it was a decade covering Capitol Hill and the White House as an investigative reporter in Washington, D.C.; conducting policy advocacy as a think tank senior fellow and trade association co-founder and CEO; promoting innovation as a senior Obama Administration appointee; or authoring award-winning creative writing and an acclaimed literary memoir, I live to tell stories.
For decades I have been a student of writing, creativity, and living an art-committed life. I have presented at conferences, taught courses, and authored instructional articles. I invite you to subscribe to my free newsletter (information below).