Technical Report: Dam Removal and Historic Preservation
Did you ever have a favorite place growing up that now, every time you drive by, reminds you of your childhood? Whether it is a bridge, farm, dam, or some other memorable landmark, there are historic structures and places across the country that have special significance to their communities. Dam Removal and Historic Preservation: Reconciling Dual Objectives was written to provide guidance for those navigating Section 106 and the challenges of finding oneself at odds with potential partners over matters of historic preservation.
Blog Post: Role of Audience in Documentary Filmmaking
I have more than a decade of experience crafting blog posts that speak to a variety of audiences. The Role of Audience in Documentary Filmmaking exemplifies the spirited, more casual tone often deployed to inspire deeper thought and eventually action.
I want to write stories that transport you to other worlds, allow you to get lost in the fantastical lives of intriguing characters, and that maybe provide you with the tools or perspective to better deal with the realities in your own life. Thistledown is my first shot at doing this in novel form. At its heart, Thistledown is about getting past all of the prickly barbs we erect to protect ourselves and allowing ourselves to be vulnerable with those we care about. Family secrets, mystical cameras, and an abandoned mill--it's a bit of a magical ride.