Non-fiction

“What Baltimore teenagers taught me about race and policing” New York Daily News June 3, 2020

“Corona Correspondences” Sewanee Review May 12, 2020

“Can a white teacher write stories inspired by black students?” New York Daily News  February 21, 2020

“Baltimore crime and how the media perpetuates stereotypes” Baltimore Sun January 23, 2020

“One teenager and the tragedy of Baltimore” New York Daily News November 18, 2019

“Barnes & Noble mural honoring writers fails to include writers of color” Baltimore Sun October 30, 2019

“My Baltimore: An Education for Donald Trump and Anyone Who Believes His Vicious Smears” New York Daily News  July 29, 2019

“Does Music Glorifying Armed Robbery Lead Teens to Commit Crimes?” Baltimore Sun April 24, 2019

“Can a White Teacher Connect with Black Students?” New York Daily News  September 7, 2018

“Good Teen Arrested Twice for Guns in Baltimore, What Would You Do?” Baltimore Sun May 26, 2018 

“Rap’s Materialism Poisons Young Minds” Baltimore Sun September 4, 2015

“The Bellwether” Bethesda Magazine June 22, 2015