How to Hang a Bear Bag 101, Gear Junkie, September 15, 2020.
Essential Climbing Knots You Should Know and How to Tie Them, Gear Junkie, September 14, 2020.
How to Choose Binoculars for Birding, Stargazing, and More, Gear Junkie, September 14, 2020.
John Kelly Completes The Grand Round, Trail Runner Magazine, September 9, 2020.
Sleeping Bag Liners: A Better Night’s Sleep for Camping, Hostels, Gear Junkie, August 24, 2020.
How to Plan the Perfect Car-Camping Date, Outside Online, August 4, 2020.
The Ultimate Car Camping Checklist, Gear Junkie, July 28, 2020.
First-Aid Kit Checklist: Essential Backcountry Medical Supplies, Gear Junkie, June 18, 2020.
The Mod Squad: Meet the tireless climbers establishing moderate sport routes around the country, Climbing magazine, summer issue and online June 15, 2020.
How to Waterproof a Tent Like A Pro, outdoorwithj, May 16, 2020.
What To Do With Old Climbing Rope, The Climbing Guy, May 4, 2020.
Interview: Olympic Bouldering Chief Route-Setter Percy Bishton, Climbing, February 20, 2020 .
Climbing in the 2020 Olympics, Explained, Outside Online, April 8, 2019.
Adam Ondra Almost Onsights Salathè Wall, Outside Online, November 8, 2018.
Robyn Erbesfield-Raboutou: The Veteran Coach Leading the New Generation of Climbers, Climbing magazine, December/January 2018 and online.
Generation 5.16, Climbing magazine, December/January 2018. (Profiles of climbers Shawn and Brooke Raboutou, Margo Hayes, and Kai Lightner)
Interview: How Adam Ondra Used Next-Gen Visualization to Send Silence (5.15d), Climbing, November 25, 2017.
Interview: Heidi Wirtz on Balancing Climbing, Leading Yoga Retreats, and Philanthropy, Climbing, November 9, 2017.
Tying In: The Bowline vs. The Figure 8 Knot, Climbing, October 26, 2017.
5 Nutrition Tips for Vegetarian Climbers, Climbing, October 24, 2017.
5 Etiquette Tips for Sport Climbing, Climbing, October 19, 2017.
4 Tips for Tackling Sport Climbing Projects With Heather Weidner, Climbing, October 17, 2017.
4 Tips for Overcoming the Frustration of Failure When Working a Route, Climbing, October 10, 2017.
Interview: Katie Bono Sets the First Women’s Denali Speed Record, Climbing, July 7, 2017.
Interview: The First Naked Ascent of El Capitan, Climbing, June 12, 2017.
12 Reactions to Alex Honnold’s Freerider Free Solo, Climbing, June 7, 2017.
Alex Honnold Completes First Free Solo of El Capitan, Climbing, June 6, 2017.
2017 Everest News: Crowds, Speed Record, Hillary Step Mystery, and Accidents, Climbing, May 26, 2017.
Travel & Destinations
Coronavirus is forcing America’s ‘Halloween towns’ to make scary decisions, National Geographic Travel, October 26, 2020.
What Your Long-Distance Partner Really Wants This Year, Outside Online, December 20, 2019.
The 33 Best Trips of 2019 (#21 South Carolina), Outside Magazine, March/April 2019 and online.
The Mourning Cloak Butterfly Means Spring in the Bay Area, Bay Nature, May 27, 2020.
Global citizenship: saving the nations, Quantumrun.com, March 7, 2017.
Finding other habitable planets in the universe, Quantumrun.com, January 17, 2017.
Changing infrastructure for a changing climate, Quantumrun.com, November 13, 2016.
Wasteless for Earth Week, flathatnews.com, April 14, 2016.
When Weather Becomes More Than Small Talk, flathatnews.com, March 1, 2016.
Going Green and Gold: An Introduction, flathatnews.com, February 7, 2016.
News & Events
A new wave of remote workers could bring lasting change to pricey rental markets, City Metric, July 7, 2020.
Dancers Among Us: A Performance for the Performers, The Saint Online, April 12, 2018.
don’t walk: A model interview, The Saint Online, February 22, 2018.
Muscarelle showcases professors’ artwork, The Flat Hat, November 16, 2015.
Raft Debate votes to save the children, The Flat Hat, October 6, 2015.
The Best Approach Shoes for Hiking and Climbing, According to Experts, SELF.com, August 27, 2020.
The Best Bikes for Women, According to Biking Experts, SELF.com, August 10, 2020.
In This Age of Social Distancing, May We Recommend Snail Mail?, SELF.com, May 18, 2020.
6 Tools to Take Your Gardening to the Next Level, Outside Online, April 24, 2020.
8 Gifts for Mother’s Day That Aren’t Flowers, Outside Online, April 15, 2020.
Work Out from Home with This Sale Gear, Outside Online, March 20, 2020.
The Cutest and Coziest Baby Bunting Is on Sale, Outside Online, February 7, 2020.
This Top-Notch Outerwear Is On Sale Now, Outside Online, January 22, 2020.
Score Cozy Layers at Stio’s Powder Day Sale, Outside Online, January 18, 2020.
We Got This Gym Climbing Kit for Under $150, Outside Online, December 3, 2019.
The Best Outside-Approved Gear on Sale for Black Friday, Outside Online, November 27, 2019.
Stay Safe After Dark with This On-Sale Gear, Outside Online, November 23, 2019.
The Best Gear on Sale at REI Right Now for Under $100, Outside Online, October 22, 2019.
The Stuff You Need to Trick-or-Treat as a Grown-Up, Outside Online, October 17, 2019.
Altra, Osprey, Patagonia and More Are on Sale at REI, Outside Online, October 11, 2019.
We’re Drooling Over This Camping Gear On Sale Right Now, Outside Online, September 20, 2019.
The Gear You Bought the Most of This Summer, Outside Online, September 18, 2019.
7 Pieces of Gear We Love Are 50 Percent Off Right Now, Outside Online, September 17, 2019.
You Can Score on Back-To-School Deals as an Adult, Outside Online, August 29, 2019.
Shop These Gear Deals for Global Climbing Day, Outside Online, August 23, 2019.
Now Is the Time to Stock Up on Ski and Snowboard Gear, Outside Online, August 6, 2019.
All This 2019 Summer Buyer’s Guide Gear Is on Sale Now, Outside Online, July 28, 2019.
Branded Content & Copywriting
DIY Outdoor Kitchens and Outdoor Kitchen Plans: The Ultimate Guide, ShelterLogic Blog, October 14, 2020.
Yosemite Conservation Dogs Tracking Endangered Species, Rex Specs Blog, October 12, 2020.
Dia the Conservation Dog Saves the Forest, RexSpecs Blog, August 20, 2020.
This Deaf Pup Summits 14ers With the Help of Her Pack, RexSpecs Blog, September 8, 2020.
Rescue Dogs Saving Lives for a Game of Tug-Of-War, RexSpecs Blog, July 27, 2020.
Brodie, The Insta-Famous Picasso Looking Pup, RexSpecs Blog, July 17, 2020.
Explore Canada With Wildland Trekking, Wildland Trekking, July 6, 2020.
Tips for Planning an International Climbing Trip, Aspiring Safety, January 22, 2020.
Ode to Belay Glasses, Aspiring Safety, January 19, 2020.
Climbing in the Olympics – 2020 Update, Aspiring Safety Blog, October 30, 2019.
Website Copy and Design
Adaptive Climbing Group Home Page — I updated Adaptive Climbing Group’s current Wix website home page design and wrote all new existing copy on the homepage.
- Discovery call to assess needs and visions for the new design
- Google doc draft of new copy
- HTML demo of new homepage
- Incorporation of new design into the existing Wix site
- One round of edits
Law Offices of Stuart Flashman — I transferred Stuart Flashman’s Law website from a free, Tripod website to a SEO-friendly WordPress site.
- Customization of the Ample Business theme for personal design, branding, and user experience.
- New and edited website copy.
- Setup for simple, self-service SEO.