Portfolio

For many examples of my published work, please feel free to review my published archives at NBC News, U.S. News & World ReportThe Guardian, Rolling Stone, Esquire, Glamour, The Week, Gay Mag, MicThe New Republic, DameRaw Story, Rewire, Foreign Policy and Bitch.

For reviews of my work as an editor and some of my recent work, please see below.

Testimonials from writers

It can be a hard thing to “show your work” as an editor, especially when you are privileged enough to work with some of the best writers. But here are a few unsolicited testimonials from some of them about my work.   THANKS y’all for sharing the @guardian article! & huge thanks to @megancarpentier for … Continue reading Testimonials from writers

As-Told-To OpEds (NBC News)

While working at NBC News, I developed a series called “As Told To,” in which I interviewed newsmakers and celebrities and, with some light editing and their review, turned those interviews into bylined OpEds for the site (with appropriate audience disclosures). A full list of these OpEds can be found below, in chronological order: Mika … Continue reading As-Told-To OpEds (NBC News)

Why All These Angry Women? (Esquire)

Some men say that things aren’t that bad for women anymore. I am not sure whether to laugh or scream. Because the fact that things are better doesn’t mean the scales have tipped in our favor.

Ohioans face down fracking and a lack of environmental oversight (Raw Story)

“Industry likes to say, ‘We’ve been doing this for years, it’s not new technology, trust us, we know what we’re doing,’” said Brad Kelley, a professor in the Science and Technology Studies Department at Virginia Tech. “But that doesn’t mean the regulation or the oversight is really there.”