Other writing samples are available on request, including grant proposals, individual donor campaign letters, ghost-writing, technical translations, department manuals and academic writing, and essays in German, Arabic and Dutch.

blogging Development Writing

Towards a more inclusive stewardship.” UU World Magazine online, November 2017.

Trust In the News.” News roundup, NeighborhoodTrust.org, August 2017.

Alex Delgado Builds Credit and a Financial Future.” Client story, NeighborhoodTrust.org, June 2017.

UPNEXT: A Second Chance at Life and Fatherhood.” NeighborhoodTrust.org, April 2017.

snoopy-writing Longform Nonfiction

Neither of Us Quite Bedouin.” Matador Review, Summer 2017.

Friends With Goats.” Amsterdam Quarterly, Issue 19, June 2017.

Say Praise God: Learning to be a gracious guest in someone else’s language.” BLYNKT, Volume 2, 2017.

“The Peace of Iraq’s Mothers.” New Madrid, Journal of Contemporary Literature, Volume XII, Number 1, Winter 2017.

“That Other Hijab Story.” From Sac, Volume 4, 2016.

teaching-owl2Educational and Advocacy Resources

The Refugee Collection” blog series.

Passing the Peace: A Tradition in Many Faiths.” A resource for Unitarian Universalist educators and leaders, Worship Web, 2016.

Arabic Signs to Welcome Refugees.” A resource for protesters, schools, social service agencies, and allies; Worship Web, 2016.

public speakingPublic Speaking

The Influence of Islam on My New York Unitarian Life.” Lecture to the Women’s Alliance of All Souls Unitarian Church, New York City. May 18, 2016.

Episode 37: Maryah Converse.” BLYNKT podcast.


New Members Already Engaged in Congregational Life.” The All Souls Beacon. June 17, 2014.

Cairo from the Streets.” NewMatilda.com. February 4, 2011. Reprinted on this blog.