Consumer Writing

I am an award-winning writer (min Award for best single article in a consumer magazine) with more than thirty years of experience. I write for the country’s top magazines, newspapers, and websites and am the author of two books and contributor to three more, Not Your Mother’s RetirementAARP’s Where We Live: Communities of All Ages and 80 Things To Do Before You Turn 80. I have reporting experience writing a weekly Sunday news section for The Boston Globe for seven years, being a stringer for Newsweek during 9/11 and the Catholic Church controversy, and writing weekly news, lifestyle pieces and blogs for AARP for 15 years.