Riot acts: the history of riots shows the importance of democratic tumult
Aeon,​ December 2019

The Cradle of Russia
Perceptive Travel, June 2019

Transit as a River of Culture
Rail~Volution conference brochure (p. 16),​ October 2018

We Were Never Alone
Full Grown People,​ June 2018

Who Owns the Earth? It’s time to upend the idea that land is private property
Aeon,​ April 2016

The End of Walking: step by step, Americans are sacrificing the right to walk​
Aeon, August 2015​

1966​ Journal, Summer 2015
Best American Essays 2016​ “Notable”​
Reprinted as “Nothing More Than Everything” in A Million Acres (anthology commemorating 50 years and a million conserved acres of the Montana Land Reliance), Fall 2019

Wander, Lost (nominated for 2015 Sundress Publications Best of the Net anthology)
Lunch Ticket, Winter/Spring 2015​

For My Child, Actions Teach Louder Than Words
STIR Journal, November 2014

Reclaimed Ambition
Full Grown People, July 2014
Best American Essays 2015 “Notable”

Crunchy Floors
Full Grown People, April 2014

Acts of Faith
Full Grown People, December 2013

My Russian Condition
The MacGuffin, November 2004 (hard copy only)​