I jumped off cliffs, climbed under bridges, and snuck into grave sites. I interviewed rappers (Chief Keef), councilmen (Jose Huizar), street artists (Plastic Jesus), real estate moguls (Jonathan Schley), weird models (Permaid), restauranteurs (Tyler Wells), and the Mayor of Skid Row (General Jeff).
I directed a short documentary, shot a photo essay, wrote silly listicles and longform investigative articles now taught at Urban Development courses at USC.
Here are some of my favorite stories:
I wrote substantial portions of Best of LA 2014 and 2015.