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Best American Nonrequired Reading 2016


If I Leave the Sea, Then I Will Die | Lucky Peach

Interview with Gaza fisherman, Jamal Bakr. Excerpted from the forthcoming book Palestine Speaks: Narratives of Life Under Occupation.

From 2005-2012, I served as Senior Editor at The Bear Deluxe Magazinean environmental/art quarterly based in Portland, OR. TBD doesn’t have an online archive, but back issues are available. Below is a list of some of my work from TBD.

PDFs of these stories are available upon request.


Inside the Palestinian Zoo | The Bear Deluxe Magazine issue 32, 2011

Reporting on Palestine’s only zoo

Down the Hatch | The Bear Deluxe Magazine issue 31, 2010.

Regional & organic drinking guide

Climbing the Beanstalk | The Bear Deluxe Magazine issue 27, 2008

Reporting on vertical farms and the future of agriculture

Bringing it on | The Bear Deluxe Magazine issue 24, 2007

Interview with environmental author Derrick Jensen

From Muscio with Love | The Bear Deluxe Magazine issue 23, 2006

Interview with feminist author Inga Muscio