League of the Empty Chair, October 2014
League of the Empty Chair, 2014

“He has a special gift for mulling over an issue or phenomenon and then staking an utterly original way to cover it. His work is ambitious, spiked with big ideas and small human moments. It does one of the hardest and best things journalism can do: it scratches its way to a new perspective.”


—Ira Glass

In my spare time, I read, I cook, and I point my phone at things and take pictures. I enjoy the landscape of Southern Illinois and someday hope to make a movie about the French who used to live there.