Doled out design advice for the New York Times. Spilled the beans on my wedding registry, my favorite carpenter pants, and the popularity of quilts for The Strategist. Researched and wrote the essay accompanying Alexander Girard’s posthumous AIGA Gold Medal. Took about a zillion photos of terrazzo. Created a Hot Pots calendar with my friends at Fuzzco. Authored a very unpopular weekend art column on Gawker. Kept a design Tumblr for a really long time. Did a stint as co-editor of Curbed NY back in 2011, when it was still a blog. Submitted travel stories from Kamakura, Japan, and Panama City for Fathom. Made a zine with some pals from the American Design Club. Filed front-of-book stories for I.D. magazine (RIP). Reported on the textile recycling industry for BlackBook. Ran Architizer. Wrote design stories to fill the coffers of Fast Co.Design, pre-launch. Served as deputy editor of Flavorwire and introduced the world to Lady Gaga's architectural significance