Selected Writing:

7 Great New Literary Biographies for Your TBR
Bookriot, March 2019

Brilliant Book Covers
Bookish, March 2019

What Joan of Arc would have known about #MeToo
Salon, March 2019

The Great Bandit Lampião

McCarthy at the Armory
The Huffington Post, August 2013

Not Racist 
The Huffington Post, April 2013

Driving the 405
The Huffington Post, August, 2011

The People vs. the Dam
The Huffington Post, November 2010


Gold camps trilogy, with John Perkins: “Tommy Tomatto,” “Ricochet Romance,” “The Gold Diver.”

The Tennis Court,” with John Perkins. On the road, but between Rio and Salvador, with a clueless young American man and a clued-in, desperate, Brazilian woman.

The Complete and Utter Idiot,” with John Perkins. Set in the L.A. film making subculture.

Pink Luggage,” a young woman’s coming-of-age story, set in the turmoil of San Francisco in 1972.

The Queen of Spades,” Pushkin’s novella, transferred from Napoleonic Russia to contemporary Rio.