Essays and Other Nonfiction


“Distiple: An Obsession in Ten Albums,” 
in Idol Talk, Elizabeth Searle and Tamra Wilson, eds.,
McFarland Press, 2018 
Originally published on Elizabeth Searle’s Celebrities in Disgrace blog.


“Say Goodbye to Daisy Miller: The Literary, Music-Loving, Geek Girls of Gilmore,”
in Soap Opera Confidential, Elizabeth Searle and Suzanne Strempek Shea, eds., McFarland Press, 2017


“Rachel Maddow’s Trumped Up Tax Returns Scoop,” 
WBUR’s Cognoscenti,
March 17, 2017


Making a Murderer and ‘Bad’ Families,” 
The Rumpus,
January 16, 2016


Essay in The First Time I Heard Kate Bush,
Scott Heim, ed., Rosecliff Press,


“Enchanted Night” in Don’t You Forget About Me: Contemporary Writers on the Films of John Hughes,
Jaime Clarke, ed., Simon Spotlight Entertainment,


“What’s It All About,”
Post Road, No. 9,
Fall/Winter 2004