I am passionate about travel, cuisine, and history and I am particularly inspired when my writing combines all three elements.

Please contact me if my writing skills are a match for your needs.

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Fodor’s Travel

10 Delicious Things You Must Eat and Drink in Riga

AAA Compass Travel

Dolce far Niente: Autumn in the Hills of Umbria and Tuscany

Alexander + Roberts Travel Blog

Everything You Need to Know about Iceland’s Blue Lagoon


Meet the Primates: The Gorillas of Rwanda

Vienna’s Venerable Coffee House Traditions

A UNESCO Intangible World Heritage

Alexander + Roberts Travel Blog

The Ancient Art of Falconry

Russian Life

The Joys of Soviet Cooking


Pity Moscow’s foodies as Putin’s sanctions bite deep

Buttery Blini for Russian Maslenitsa

The Moscow Times

Russia and Vodka: A History Primer

The Moscow Times

The Definitive Beef Stroganoff

The Moscow Times

Faberge and the Link of Times

The Moscow Times

The Heroic Bitter Land of “Chernobyl”

The Moscow Times

The Death of House Romanov: Yekaterinburg’s Grisly Legacy

The Moscow Times: Moscow for Experts

The Domestic Goddess of the Green Line

The Moscow Times

TV Review: Amazon sets the Romanoffs Adrift

Book Review

Olga’s Egg: A Novel of Faberge Eggs