I am a freelance journalist and author. I enjoy tennis, sailing, and creative writing, and spending time with my dog and cats.
It seems Hollywood has finally come to its senses — more and more movies about sailing are being made. Last year, sailing enthusiasts like myself were treated to All Is Lost, starring Robert Redford. And now, news arrives that the fascinating story of Donald Crowhurst is on its way to the big screen. Read more here.
Check out this CNN Travel article about the simple pleasures of #cedarkey and #oldflorida. http://ow.ly/FPNx7
Click here to read my latest “Racing Roundup” column in Southern Boating magazine.
If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to be a mascot for a professional sports team, check out my profile of Alex Collins, the former Pirate Parrot for the Pittsburgh Pirates, in the Fall 2014 issue of the Indiana University Alumni Magazine.
Posted in Writing on September 22, 2014
My latest article for the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center in Indianapolis–about the 10th anniversary of the Miles for Myeloma fundraiser–can be found here, here, and here.
See www.briwrites.com/clips for reviews of Jeanneau’s Velasco 43 and Beneteau’s GT 49 hard top, as well as my latest Racing Roundup column. These articles originally appeared in the August 2014 issue of Southern Boating magazine.