Writing | Culture & Essay

Writing | Culture & Essay

I primarily write about tech, business, or entertainment. Sometimes I write about the absurdity at the intersection of all three.

THe bachelor - a 2018 cultural context

A weekly essay series on the business and social culture behind the long running #1 reality show among 18-49 year old women. I've created a self-imposed deadline to publish a new piece within 48 hours of each episode of the 2018 season.

the dark patterns in the kardashian mobile apps

When the Kardashian-Jenners launched their personal mobile apps in 2015, it appeared they were profiting significantly off of a misleading unsubscribe pattern in their apps. I wrote this mildly cynical essay examining the current user experience,  and suggesting UX & copy optimizations to ensure fans would not be misled. To their credit, the app makers at Whalerock Industries corrected the UX in future updates. 

An oral history of the magnet theater 


I'm a contributing writer and consultant for the women's satirical news brand, Reductress.