My professional writing spans genres and purposes—from photography to sailing to innovation to walkability—but what every article has in common is, each one covers a subject I believe in. Artists, Authors & Other Creatives At this Portland eatery, California cuisine meets the flavors of the Mediterranean Getting Back to Lithuania’s Very Sweet Roots Randal Ford Recreates a Vintage Field & Stream Cover 10 Questions for Shaun Fenn : Shooter, Surfer and Gear Geek The Best New Dining Room in Vilnius A Month in the Sand: On Location with Matthew Turley Shaun Fenn’s Lumber Project Pedaling for a Cause: Jamie Kripke and Peopleforbikes Chasing Stars: Don Whitebread’s Night Photography Documentary Photographer Rudi Dundas on The Face of Water Landscape Photographer Hendrik Paul Straddles the Old and New Daniel Coburn: Using the Right Process for the Right Body of Work Veterinarian turned wildlife photographer brings awareness to endangered animals How to launch a successful photography business in 48 hours or less Q&A with the author of ‘What Einstein Told His Cook’ Bay Area going ‘Gaga’ for modern dance How one guy created a virtual band to produce a song Science, Technology & Innovation Why Tel Aviv is the new Motor City How satellite imagery in space is saving drinking water on Earth Can your face reveal a disease to a doctor? New way to pasteurize drinks is 73% more efficient Revolutionary irrigation technique aims to quench California rice paddies New tech eases range anxiety for electric cars and buses Doctors may have just invented a way to freeze organs Sports SIX USEFUL LESSONS FROM THE 2015 TRANSPAC EVERY SAILOR SHOULD READ Olympic triple jumper Hanna Knyazyeva-Minenko shares best advice she ever got Interview with Tomorrow’s Lithuanians: Karolis Janulionis Learning to ski where the snow doesn’t fall (much) Young gymnastics squad ready for Rio stage For small nations skiers, participation is important, but just finishing isn’t good enough The Beauty and Brawn of the International 14 Fleet Teams from around the world in Colorado for cycling race San Francisco Sailing Couple Checks Sydney Hobart Off Bucket List What It’s Like to Race The Transpac Team Barrows-Morris: 49er Sailors on the Road Home from Rio Olympic sailors have a medal on their minds TIPS FOR SAILING IN HAWAII Zaveckas delivers a Baltic result in the world championship slalom despite tough course With new rules, 2 svelte Olympic sailors look for advantage in Rio HOW TO PREPARE YOUR BOAT AND YOUR CREW FOR A SIGNATURE REGATTA Interior Design CAST Curved Staircase Stars in NYC Condo Designed by Cortina & Käll Restored Midcentury Modern Home Wins Design Excellence Award Modern Design Brings Sex Appeal to East Bay Real Estate A Modern Kitchen in a Rustic Colorado Mountain Town An Efficient, Modern Masterpiece with All the Traditional Comforts of Home Architect Tali Hardonag Says, Let There Be Light Business, Branding & Social Media Step-by-Step SEO for Artists How to Make Your Brand’s Pinterest Board Convert to Sales How to Use Improv to Create a Fun, More Productive Workplace 5 Tips for Effective Communication in a Culturally Dynamic Workplace What I Wish I Knew Before Starting My E-Commerce Business How to Use a Bullet Journal to Boost Your Productivity 8 Powerful TED Talks About Being an Effective Leader Human Interest Botanical gardens offer community benefits beyond greenery Nonprofit group to fly more than 1,000 dogs to new homes in one day Uganda puts its future in the hands of an Israeli architect Meet the man who’s fighting Africa’s worst wildlife traffickers Student’s brilliant invention makes city streets quieter Seed Street brings urban gardening to Harlem streets Backpacker returns to help tribal women turn cultural traditions into cash It’s easier than ever to discover your family’s roots Clients & Publications Condé Nast Traveler Glorious Vilnius DELFI by The Lithuania Tribune Bridging the gap: Two generations of Lithuanian ski racers come together in Colorado Sun, smiles, and singing at the World Alpine Ski Championships in Colorado European Cabinets & Design Studios An Interior Designer On Remodeling Her Own Kitchen CAST Curved Staircase Stars in NYC Condo Designed by Cortina & Käll Designer Lucile Glessner on the Return of Midcentury Modern Great Contemporary Cabinetry a Top Priority for Designer Kathy Monarch From the Grapevine How Einstein helped invent driverless cars Study says birds are selfish, but are they really? ‘Smart shirt’ could revolutionize vital sign monitoring Lithuanian Heritage From Liepkalnis to the Olympics: Lithuania’s lack of mountains doesn’t prevent its skiers from chasing the Olympic Dream A Story to Tell: Interview with Rūta Šepetys Interview with Tomorrow’s Lithuanians: Ieva Januškevičiutė 54°North Read more Marianne Campbell Associates Annabelle Breakey and the New American Diner Jamie Kripke’s Chicago Fieldhouse Project Jim Salzano for Burlington Coat Factory’s #itsmystyle Margaret Lampert Goes Back to the Dairy Farm Randal Ford is On Key, Offbeat for Austin’s KMFA RJ Muna’s Portraits of Lines Ballet Dancers Shaun Fenn in Peru for Robb Report NCR Silver – Small Business Smarts How to Build Camaraderie in the Workplace Hiring Employees: When to Hire for Personality Over Skill 5 Ways Small Business Owners Are Like Olympians Opticos Design Parking Guru Donald Shoup: The Pseudo-Science of Parking Regulations Does the Cost of Your Commute Make Your Housing More or Less Affordable? Reversing the Trend in America’s Post-Industrial Cities Getting America Out of the Car and Back on Her Own Two Feet In Seaside, Sustainability Isn’t a Design Choice; It’s a Design Ethic How Historic Buildings Can Make Your City Modern The Power of Public Art: How Murals Beautify Cities and Build Communities Quantum Sails Advice from a 91-Year-Old Sailor: You’ve Got to Keep On Keeping On How to Pack Like a Pro for an Ocean Crossing J/111 Challwa: Winning the Peruvian Offshore Series Is A Family Affair How to Optimize a One Design Boat for ORC Racing Sail Couture Race Around the World Turns Sailors into Legends Sail Away with the Iconic Covers of the New Yorker Samizdat Literary Journal MUNI 19, TUESDAY, 7:45AM (This story was also featured in the literary compilation Byte-Sized: A Collection of Flash Fiction) The Image Flow Non-Stop Action at Our Slow Food Workshop in Umbria Leanne Hansen: Slow Down and Look at the Light Mary D’Agostino: Seeking Beauty in Nature’s Fleeting Moments Fran Meckler Gives a Voice to Those Who Need it Most Liz Caroli: Chasing the Light VilNews.com What defines Lithuania? Some U.S.–Lithuanian reflections Rūta Šepetys and Ellen Cassedy: Probably our relatives brushed shoulders in the marketplace Whitecaps Marine Outfitters The Great Inflatable PFD Debate: Manual vs. Automatic I also keep online portfolios at Contently and Muckrack. How can I help you tell YOUR story?