Author of two books, the nonfiction Hollywood East: Louis B. Mayer and the origins of the studio system (Carol Publishing, 1992), In Theda Bara's Tent, a novel (2010). Work in progress is a novel, Queen of the Alone People, about a secret baby and it's influence on a family.
Articles published in the New York Times, Forbes, Yankee, StoryQuarterly, American Heritage, Boston Herald, Boston Phoenix, and elsewhere.
Graduate of Connecticut College and Harvard University.
Married with two children and currently living in Manhattan.