Contributing writer at HuffPost Highline. Videographer for Foreign Policy. I also do communications stuff for human rights NGOs!
A love story set on Nigeria's largest free trade zone. And it's true!
How Capitalism Explains Why Processed Food is Bad for You — The Billfold
What Happens When One of Your Coworkers Dies
For a few days there, we were people to each other. Then we weren't again.
How My Danish Friend Paid Off His Debt By Becoming A Gay Prostitute
The 10 Times I Met My Landlord
He has an unsqueezing handshake, that’s the first thing I notice about him. He just puts his hand out, and I shake it like a juice.
My Landlord Ratted Me Out to the Cops
My Year in Money: It’s Okay to Get a Housecleaner and Buy Cheese
Asking for money is like dating: You hope you never do it enough to get good at it.
Detroit Would Rather You Not Take Pictures of Its Ruins — The Billfold
by Michael Hobbes ¶ Like probably everyone else, I came across Drew Philp’s essay, “Why I Bought A House In Detroit For $500,” when…...
The Best Headphone Songs I Bought in 2013 — The Billfold
by Michael Hobbes ¶ When we write the history of how technology has made us happier, I hope there’s a whole chapter about headphones....