Travel Panel at Five Senses Festival, Washington, CT

  Lavinia Spalding, Andrew McCarthy and I will be taking the amphitheater stage on July 29 at 4pm in Washington,…


Epigenetics and skin for Vogue.


Botswana's Okavango Delta for Departures. Read the story here.

Singapore Airlines Magazine

My cover story on Paris, Solo

The Common

An essay about Morocco                          


My essay in Covey Club about Grudges.              

Tin House

My essay on a return to Pollyanna.     

goop – the magazine

An article in the print version of goop. Link to come.

Under the Gum Tree

A longform essay in literary magazine Under the Gum Tree - hard copy required.


Fiction: a short story on Duende literary magazine.  

Boston Book Festival, October 28, 2017

Join me, Stacey Resnikoff, Lauren Grodstein and moderator Kelly MacFarland at the French Cultural Center, 53 Marlborough Street, Boston, MA…

The Soul of a Great Traveler Book Launch, Book Passage, Corte Madera, CA

    Come celebrate Travelers' Tales/Solas House new best-of anthology, The Soul of a Great Traveler, where I will be…

Why There are Words, Sausalito, CA

Why There are Words presents: Adventure, and I will be reading about Morocco, with Erin Byrne, Kimberley Lovato, and others…

NYT Modern Love, The Podcast

[caption id="attachment_1381" align="aligncenter" width="182"] Brian Rea[/caption] My essay for The New York Times Modern Love column performed by Oscar and…

Cargo Literary Magazine

A story from Siem Reap, Cambodia.