Portfolio

Longform

The Oil Cross: On Being Raised to Wage Spiritual Warfare // Catapult // March 2017

Mental Health / Eating Disorder Recovery

I spoke with an expert about how I survive “bikini body” season with an eating disorder // HelloGiggles // August 2017

Finding a therapist can feel as uncomfortable as going on a blind date—but I’m doing it anyway // HelloGiggles // July 2017

Resolved: A No-Diet New Year Starts Now // Salon // January 2017

Reproductive Rights

I was the Kid at the Pro-Life Rally: My Long Journey to Understanding “My Body, My Choice” // Salon // January 2017

Sex & Relationships

I know wedding rings don’t automatically keep a marriage healthy—but I still love mine // HelloGiggles // April 2017

Purity Culture Slut-Shame Blues: Everything I Know About Sex I Learned from Bob Dylan // Salon // October 2016

Essays

I realized there’s no “right” way to feel when planning a wedding // HelloGiggles // Apirl 2017

Turning 30 is nothing like I expected—but that’s okay // HelloGiggles // March 2017

What It’s Like to Plan Your Wedding as a Fatherless Bride // The Huffington Post // June 2016

Self-Care

The importance of self-care when you’re a caregiver // HelloGiggles // November 2017

I’m happy for you. But I won’t attend your baby shower. // The Washington Post // March 2017

How I’m Telling Myself I’m Beautiful // The Huffington Post // July 2016

Religious Trauma / Spiritual Healing

Calling God a Girl // Ravishly // June 2017

Retail Therapy: Healing from Internalized Sexism Through Shopping // Ravishly // April 2017

I Love You More Than My Ideologies (Or that Time I was a Sh*tty Friend) // The Huffington Post // June 2016

The Day I Ripped Up My Bible // The Huffington Post // June 2016

Dear Youth Pastor // The Huffington Post // June 2016

The Oil Cross: On Being Raised to Wage Spiritual Warfare // Catapult // March 2017