I'm a NY-based nonfiction writer and editorial freelancer.

I write about gender, literature, art, and mental health. 


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Sexism is sending women into  clinical depression

 According to a study released in May, women report feelings of and are diagnosed with depression at far higher rates than men, starting at an age far younger than previously thought

Read the rest at Marie Claire.

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A short distance from home, but a world away

But after a few months I realized I had to leave Southie. After you’ve lived in a place so different from your home and become of that place, you can never really go home again.

Read the rest at Longreads.

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A DACA poet speaks out

In his personal life, Castillo is still attempting to negotiate the chasms of communication that his poetry explores.

Read the rest at The Paris Review.


I also publish short essays on Medium.

For samples, check out my Medium landing page