The definitive oral history of Gold's Gym, featuring Joe Gold, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and a cast of bodybuilders, weightlifters, pro wrestlers, and groupies. From Deadspin.
The story behind Marvin Newman's indelible photograph of Bill Mazeroski's walk-off home run in Game 7 of the 1960 World Series: One in a series of feature articles about iconic sports photographs for Deadspin.
How paralyzed veterans from World War II invented wheelchair basketball and, in so doing, helped create an entire sporting culture for people with disabilities. This story was published in Los Angeles Magazine; it inspired me to research and write Wheels of Courage.
I attempted to solve the mystery of the disappearance of Kirk Gibson's home-run ball from the 1988 World Series, while also writing about my grief following the suicide death of my sister Margot. From SB Nation.
Taking an aerobics class with the legendary Richard Simmons was a once-in-a-lifetime experience that I happily crossed off my bucket list. From SB Nation.