Stories I Wrote in 2014

Posted on October 12, 2016 by


I’m writing this recap late 2016, a full two years later. But I do think that cataloging the stories I wrote — and I wrote a ton of them! — through the years is a good exercise. So here goes.


Best Dive Bars In Orange County
If you think OC is all about glitzy clubs, expensive shoes and boob and nose jobs, these dive bars will show you the county’s seedy underbelly.

Kid-Friendly Live Music Venues In LA
If you’re longing to enjoy the rock ‘n’ roll lifestyle with your little ones, we’ve got you covered. Los Angeles is chock full of places you can enjoy music without worrying about a sitter.

Best LA County Fair Attractions For Kids
There’s a lot you can do at the L.A. County Fair with your wee ones, whether they’re into princesses or monster trucks. For the 5-and-under set, there’s also a whole slew of niche activities that will make navigating the fair easier for any parent.

OC’s Best Cinco De Mayo Events
Who says Cinco de Mayo is all about margaritas and clamatos? Keep your day of Mexican pride classy by checking out these not-all-about-drinking events.

KCET Artbound

OC Weekly


Looking for the Grateful Dead in Ryan Adams’ Music

Hozier On Dealing With Fame in the Age of Social Media

Jeremy Loops Finds His True North

Pop-electro Act the Heirs Grow Beyond Brother-Sister Duo

Roosh Williams is a Rap Maverick

Double Duchess On Inner Queerness

Priory Makes Songs For an Endless Summer

Niia Claims the Spotlight

Pop Artist Deleasa is Ready to Step Out of the Shadows

Swingin’ Solo With Jack of All Trades Michael Rault