Find out what I've been up to in the non-fiction field by checking out these recent articles I've written covering the entertainment industry or, as some might say, the show of biz.

Oscars rewind — 2004: Why the hair and makeup winners apologized to their cast

Many of the Academy Awards categories have long histories that stretch back nearly 100 years. That’s not true for the hair and makeup artisans, though. Their artistry was left out of the awards prior to 1981, when a groundswell of support for the recognition of the work done on 1980’s…


I'm a Brooklyn-based author and journalist who focuses on speculative fiction across the categories (science-fiction, fantasy and horror) at night, while writing entertainment and lifestyle stories during the day for publications including,, Variety, The Los Angeles Times and Emmy Magazine.



12.22.23 The No Judgment 2023 List of Books

Every year, they show up like clockwork. Or the holidays. “Best of” and “favorite” books of this year. Well, I’m fency about labeling books that way; to me, the best thing you can do is talk…