Tuesday, December 18, 2012

A resume, of sorts

Welcome to my writing resume. Below you will find a list of my publications with links when appropriate. Thanks for reading!


Writing for UPChicago: 
(Staff writer position)

Christmas in Chicago
Roosevelt University: Bearing the Torch for Every Daughter and Son
GrubHub: A Bad-Ass Chicago Company
A Colt in the Den
Free Chicago: Beans and Brew
The Argyle Street Melting Pot
Harold Washington: Chicago's First African American Mayor
Election Night 2008
Summer in the City
Pit Bulls in Chicago (featured also in Steve Dale's Pet World)
Chicagoan of the Week: Desiree Vargas Wrigley
Chicagoan of the Week: Christine Evans
Chicagoan of the Week: Courtney Rust
Daring Dames: Gina Aulisio
Daring Dames: Ally Brisbin
Ba Le (Business Review)
Studio L'Amour (Business Review)
Edgewater Lounge (Business Review)
Club Foot (Business Review)
Fat Cat (Business Review)
Dib Sushi and Thai (Business Review)

Writing for Pluck Magazine
My Normandy
Cut Paper Memories
Divorce at 23 Years Old

Writing for DIY Natural
Natural Pet Care

Writing for Social Justice Solutions
The Stigma of Mental Illness and the Power of Words
Abercrombie Prank is Insensitive to the Homeless
"Oh, earth, you are too wonderful for anyone to realize you!"
Self Care for Social Workers and for All
Urban Violence, Domestic Violence, and Vicarious Trauma
Dear Mr. Walsh: A Social Worker's Response to the Duck Dynasty Anti-Gay Rhetoric
The REPAY Act and Social Work: Justice, or More of the Same?
Choosing My Choice: Explaining women, the Wage Gap, and Passion
As a columnist for Social Justice Solutions, I am documenting the experience of my second year MSW internship. You can find the series here:
Internship Series

Writing for The Unlost
Choosing Meaning Over Money: On Mothers, Dying, and Living Your Life on Fire

Writing for The National Association of Social Workers--IL Chapter
Student Stand: Mary-Margaret Sweeney

Older Women: Current and Future Challenges of Professionals Working with an Aging Population (Print)
I am co-authoring a chapter of this academic textbook with Professors Shirley Simon and Marcia Spira of Loyola University Chicago School of Social Work. Our chapter will focus on group work with older women. Forthcoming, 2014.

South Loop Review (Print)
"Black Pastel." 2006, Volume 9

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