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      Blog Contributions:

     

    "Online Gamers Share Their Terrifying Stories That Will Make You Rethink Gaming Alone." Ranker (November 2017): online.

     

    "This Pixar Director Includes References To 'The Shining' In Each Of His Movies, Including 'Coco'. Ranker (November 2017): online.

     

    "10+ Darkly Hilarious Comics From Mr. Lovenstein That Find Humor In Brutal Places." Ranker (November 2017): online.

     

    "The 10 Most Unsatisfying Game Endings In History." Ranker (April 2017): online.

     

    "Applying for Jobs as a Recent College Graduate: A Modern Text RPG." McSweeney's Internet Tendency (March 2017): online.

     

    "Things We All Do In RPGs That Would Be Insane IRL." Ranker (January 2017): online.

     

    "Meet the death-defying female climbers who overcome gender bias to climb huge rocks." Rooster Magazine (December 2016): online.

     

    "My life as a video game writer is nothing like you'd expect it to be." Rooster Magazine (November 2016): online.

     

    "18 Voice Actors Who Look Nothing Like Their Characters." Ranker (November 2016): online.

     

    "Items With Which to Decorate Your Newly Mandatory Menstruation Shed of Shame." McSweeney's Internet Tendency (November 2016): online.

     

    "More states legalized weed this year, but what does that mean for the environment?" Rooster Magazine (November 2016): online.

     
    "The Best Video Games to Play When You're High." Ranker (October 2016): online.

    "The Best Stephen King-Inspired Costumes." Ranker (October 2016): online.

     

    "Teleportation to Time Travel: Everything to Know About Quantum Mechanics." Ranker (October 2016): online.

     

    "What it feels like to drink cannabis-infused beer." Rooster Magazine (October 2016): online.

     

    "The Best McDonald's Happy Meal Toys of the '80s." Ranker (August 2016): online.

     

    "Things Cannabinoids Can Do Besides Get You High." Ranker (July 2016): online.

     

    "Get Interested: Working 'Likes' Into the Job." Yellow Brick Road (June 2011): online.

    "Graduating in Epic Style." Yellow Brick Road (June 2011): online.

    "Post-Graduate Entrepreneurs: Turning Social Contacts Into Business Partners." Yellow Brick Road (June 2011): online.

    "Unemployed and Socially Anxious? Twice the Odds of Remaining Jobless." Yellow Brick Road (June 2011): online.

    "Go Outside: Walking is Free and College is Not." Yellow Brick Road (June 2011): online.

    "College's Social Secret." Yellow Brick Road (May 2011): online.

    "Job Karma: Knowing How to Quit." Yellow Brick Road (May 2011): online.

    "The Sick System: Finding Health Coverage." Yellow Brick Road (May 2011): online.

    "Stepping Off of the Hamster Wheel." Yellow Brick Road (May 2011): online.

    "Work Abroad: Participating in Post-Degree Exchange Programs." Yellow Brick Road (May 2011): online.

    "Googling for the Efficient Job Hunter." Yellow Brick Road (April 2011): online.

    "Job Perspective: Is Your Career Sustainable?" Yellow Brick Road (April 2011): online.

    "Take This Loan to Find a Job; Find a Job to Pay for This Loan." Yellow Brick Road (April 2011): online.


    Gaming Journalism:

     

    "Pathogen Review." Hardcore Droid (March 2014): online.

    "Crystal Story II: War of the Shattered Sky Review." Hardcore Droid (February 2014): online.

    "Doodle Kingdom Review." Hardcore Droid (February 2014): online.

    "Amoebattle Review." Hardcore Droid (January 2014): online.

    "The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword." Fun Online Games (Oct/Nov 2011): 20-23.

    "Season's Gaming." Fun Online Games (Jan/Feb 2011): 92-93.

    "Be the Star Host of a Gaming Sleepover Party." Fun Online Games (Oct/Nov 2010): 84-85.

    "DS Differences: Decoding Designs." Fun Online Games (Aug/Sep 2010): 48-51.
     

      Print Journalism:

     

    "Another Brick in the Wall." South County Life (March 2014): 8-9.

    "One Man's Trash is Another's Nautical Marvel." Newport This Week (August 2013): 2.

    "Providence's Coffee Exchange provides deliciously sustainable coffee." Providence Organic Examiner (July 2011): online.

    "Finding farm fresh fare in Providence via Farm Fresh Rhode Island." Providence Organic Food Examiner (June 2011): online.


    Short Stories:

     

    "Number Seven." Room 37.4 (Winter 2014).


    Poetry:

     

    "Ingot, Stick; There is a Train." inkscrawl (August 2013): online.

    "Discovery." Postmodernize (April 2013): online.

    "Manifestival." Uut Poetry (February 2013): online.

    "BOOP." HOOT Review (December 2012): online.

    "Poet Routine." Wordletting (April 2010): online.

    "Sonnet 3.1." Boston Literary Magazine (Summer 2009): online.

    "-_-." Viral Cat (April 2009): online.

    "A:BO:UT PM." Viral Cat (April 2009): online.

    "Good Morning, Inbox." Viral Cat (April 2009): online.

    "REM Stress." Viral Cat April (2009): online.

    "Agreements." Viral Cat (April 2009): online.

    "Mortem." Fiddlestix Review (Fall 2008): online.

    "Smile." Fiddlestix Review (Fall 2008): online.