This page includes links to things I've written that are either longer or -- to me -- more significant than my average blog post: Hunger Games survival analysis: my super-nerdy original blog post (~4,000 words) was picked up and republished by Jezebel here. [April 2012]

On Sam Childers, aka the "Machine Gun Preacher": I wrote five posts on Sam Childers, which are combined into one long piece (~4,800 words) in Who is Sam Childers? I then adapted the blog post for Foreign Policy: "Machine Gun Menace" (~1,400 words). [August-September 2011]

The "Tea Test" is a brief thought exercise for honest and respectful nonprofit communications, inspired by the Greg Mortenson scandal. Here's a short version, which is based on a somewhat longer version.  [April 2011]