This section of the site contains samples of my written works. They are organized into three categories: Travel and Photo Essays, Concert Reviews, and Other Works. Simply click on a title to read the corresponding article!

Biosphere 2: A Successful Failure Las Vegas Adventure Treasures of Tucson Diamond Princess Alaskan Cruise


 » CES Las Vegas Adventure February 2011
   A summary of my trip to the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show

 » Chevrolet Corvette ZHZ Convertible Rental October 2010 NEW!
   The joys of driving a Chevrolet Corvette for a day

 » Destination: Flagstaff May 2010
   A whirlwind of adventure in Northern Arizona

 » Biosphere 2: A Successful Failure October 2008
   Discover the true story behind this amazing structure

 » Jerome on the Range August 2008
   Travel back in time to one of Arizona's most authentic ghost towns

 » Colorado Adventure July 2008
   Dad and I attempt to hurry up and relax in the Centennial State

 » Las Vegas Revisited October 2007
   The sound of wedding bells has lured me back to Sin City

 » Apache Trail Adventure September 2007
   A day trip through Superior and Globe along US60

 » Soleri September 2007
   A decorated Italian architect meets some unstable admirers

 » Mississippi Road Trip June 2007
   My last-minute road trip that covered seven states in six days

 » The Road to Ruby March 2007
   An adventurous expedition to a southern Arizona ghost town

 » Las Vegas Adventure January 2007
   Taking on Sin City with my best friend

 » Phoenix Trotting Park: Abandoned But Not Forgotten December 2006
   Written exclusively for phx411.com

 » Treasures of Tucson September 2006
   A day trip leads me to explore some of Tucson's fine attractions

 » Diamond Princess Alaskan Cruise Journal July 2005
   My journal from a week-long cruise through Alaska's inside passage

The Ataris Concert Review The Shins Concert Review Edgefest 2007 Concert Review


 » The Ataris October 2008
   Live at Tempe Marketplace, Tempe, AZ

 » The Shins October 2007
   Live at the Celebrity Theatre, Phoenix, AZ

 » Edgefest September 2007
   Live at Schnepf Farms, Queen Creek, AZ

 » Vans Warped Tour July 2007
   Live at Cricket Pavilion, Phoenix, AZ

 » Astronautalis October 2006
   Live at The Modified Arts, Phoenix, AZ

 » Lagwagon with The Lawrence Arms November 2005
   Live at The Clubhouse, Tempe, AZ

 » Death Cab for Cutie November 2005
   Live at the Marquee Theater, Tempe, AZ

 » Story of the Year with Anberlin September 2005
   Live at the Marquee Theater, Tempe, AZ

 » Dave Matthews Band August 2005
   Live at Cricket Pavilion, Phoenix, AZ

My First Day at ASU


 » Favorite Scriptures March 2008
   A selection of my favorite passages from the Bible

 » Photography Statement January 2008
   What I love about taking pictures

 » The First Day of the Rest of My Life September 2006
   The story of my first day at Arizona State University