Photo of the author wearing a construction hard hat, sitting on a steel beam high up on a building under construction, smiling and holding a thermos as if they are toasting toward the camera.
The author at break time

Building the Ironworkers

I entered as though I belonged, dressed as I had for the work myself.


The Smallness of Mark Zuckerberg

After the Beef

The Flint Water Crisis, Ten Years Later

A Conversation with Dayne Walling, Flint Mayor 2009-2015