Other Published Writing

BUZZFEED

“A Personal And Political History Of The Afro,” published November 5, 2013

“How Unjust Family Laws Are Keeping LGBT Parents Away From Their Children,” published October 30, 2013

“It Turns Out New York City Doesn’t Hate Strong Women,” published October 2, 2013

“Bayard Rustin: The Man Homophobia Almost Erased From History,” published August 27, 2013

THE NEW YORK TIMES

“A Church. A Shelter. Is It Safe?” published November 6, 2011

“Iowa’s Family Values,” published April 9, 2009

NEWSWEEK/THE DAILY BEAST

“Edie Windsor On Love, and More Scenes From a (Gay) Marriage,” published June 27, 2013

“For Elderly Lesbian Widow Edith Windsor, the GOP is All For A ‘Death Tax’,” published September 28, 2012

GAWKER

“Master Bedroom, Extra Closet: The Truth About Gay Marriage,” published June 19, 2013

“Haaay to the Chief: The Military-Industrial Complex Conquers the Homos,” published April 30, 2013

ROLLING STONE

“BAM Stages Powerful Revival of Philip Glass’ Einstein on the Beach, published September 16, 2012

OUT

“The Multiple Marriers,” published June 17, 2011

“Paris is (Still) Burning,” published May 24, 2011

“Look What the Cast Dragged In,” published March, 2011

“Three Kids, Two Dads, One Uncle,” published February, 2011

THE ADVOCATE

“Blood, Sex and the FDA,” published November, 2009

“Up Close with Dr. Helene Gayle,” published November 20, 2009

“Iowa Gay Marriage: As American As Apple Pie,” published April 27, 2009

THE VENTURA COUNTY STAR

“Gates Affair As Witnessed from Abroad,” published August 9, 2009

“Prop 8 Promotes Hate,” published May 26, 2009

“Some 18,000 Marriages Hang in the Balance,” published May 22, 2009

“Three Families Wait on Prop 8 Decision,” published May 4, 2009

“Martin Luther King Day Becomes a Day ‘On’ versus a Day Off,” January 18, 2009

“Oxnard Native Witnesses Inauguration of Barack Obama – Barely,” published January 21, 2009

“Dreams of My Father’s Dreams of Obama,” published November 2, 2008

TIME OUT NEW YORK

“Sex & Dating Guide to the Bronx and Staten Island,” September 15, 2009

“Best Places to Go Singing Late at Night,” September 30, 2009

“Go Running!” (Weight-loss profile of Sylvie Lubow), September 30, 2009