Challenging Convictions.

My writing and advocacy aspires to break down stereotypes and preconceptions about crime, justice, work, love, and family. As a writer, an attorney, and a parent, I ask the hard and sometimes humorous questions about what is right and fair and possible in our lifetime.


My Work


Essays about crime and justice.


Listen to interviews about crime and justice.


Learn more about my advocacy here.

Personal Essays

Marriage, divorce, and what comes after.

Restoring Justice After a Wrongful Conviction.

My forthcoming book tells the stories of exonerees, crime victims, and family members whose lives were shattered by a wrongful conviction. Once bitter adversaries, they become allies. Their relationships--fraught, emotional, and powerful--help them heal and reform a broken system.