As a freelance writer and editor, I have published news reports, essays, criticisms, and digital marketing materials covering topics from human rights issues to health and beauty. You can see samples of my work below.


Can Landlords Ban Legal Cannabis? Here’s What the Law Says
Landlords and tenants prepare for cannabis legalization
Jan 17, 2018 on Leafly

Fentanyl-Laced Cannabis? Toronto’s Unfounded Fears Underscore the Need for Regulation
Concern spiked after an August safety alert from London, ON suggested that fentanyl could be found in cannabis.
Sept 5, 2017 on Leafly

U of T releases “Guiding Principles” for sexual violence education and prevention
Report released following criticism of the university’s handling of sexual violence
July 31, 2017 on The Varsity

Confederate flags at Highland Creek Heritage Festival prompt complaints
UTSC, SCSU condemn incident
July 11, 2017 on The Varsity

Essays and Criticisms

Balancing Privilege
Exploring Power Dynamics in Intimate Relationships
Dec 13, 2017 on Nuance

Beyond Me Too: We Don’t Want Awareness, We Want Solutions
In response to the growing support of the #MeToo movement, this piece explores where we need to move forward
Oct 24, 2017 on Nuance

How Callout Culture Can Become Toxic
Callouts can be used to bring attention to important issues, but with any callout there needs to be context.
Oct 20, 2017 on Wear Your Voice Magazine

“iZombie” Teaches Us How to Show Up for Trauma Survivors
How the zombie virus became an analogy for the struggles and needs of trauma survivors
Oct 11, 2017 on Bitch Media

Making the (Sex) Blogging Community More Accessible
What can you do to make blogging, and more specifically sex blogging, community more accessible to disabled and racialized people
Sept 25, 2017 on Feisty Fox Films

Why LGBT spaces can be uncomfortable for queer people of colour
I thought I was supposed to try to be white if I wanted to accept my queerness. It didn’t occur to me that there were other queer POC hiding too
Sept 5, 2017 on Xtra (republished Oct 3, 2017 on The Body Is Not an Apology)


(un)boxed (Jay9 Dance Projects) 2016 Toronto Fringe Review

Candy & Shelley Go to the Desert (3 Ducks in a Row Productions) 2016 Toronto Fringe Review

YellowZoned (You, Me and Us) 2016 Toronto Fringe Review
June 30, 2016 on Mooney on Theatre

“Ze”: queer as f*ck! (Michelle/Ryan) 2016 Toronto Fringe Review
June 30, 2016 on Mooney on Theatre

Review: Too Queer: A Bi Visibility Cabaret (Queer Pride)
June 26, 2016 on Mooney on Theatre

Copywriting and Marketing

SKIIN – A wearable technology brand producing “smart” underwear to track biometrics and improve lifestyle

HBFIT – One of the brands that I have completed copy writing work for. This is only one sample that I produced for them. I covered topics on health, beauty, and fitness.

Parachute – I have written about Toronto culture and nightlife for this brand. This blog is an off-chute of MapQuest.



I have also provided editing services  for the following publications:

The Spectatorial, a literary journal from the University of Toronto community about and containing speculative fiction. I provided copyediting services.

Boldface, the blog of the Toronto Branch of the Editors’ Association of Canada. I provided copyediting services.