Marjorie Steele's vintage royale deluxe typewriter

I write stories about things that matter.

Journalist, writer, publisher, educator

Places I've written


I'm the Michigan correspondent for this national, digital cannabis publication. Independent, of course.

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Issue Media Group

I've written about homelessness, housing, business, ecology, and local issues for Issue's Grand Rapids-based arm, Rapid Growth Media.

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Former Twitter co-founder Ev William's blogging platform and I go back to 2016. We're not currently on speaking terms, but much of my work is still here.

Here and there in print...

My work has been featured in a few print publications, including Belt Publishing's Grand Rapids Grassroots: An Anthology, ArtPrize Magazine, Dyer-Ives' 2017 Voices Poetry Competition Chapbook, and Bandit Zine.

spaces I host

the @creativeonion network

My friends and I have honest conversations about things that matter through journalism, poetry, and weird shit. It's also where I create exclusive content for members.

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We fight evil by talking about what we love. A nerd magazine publishing critical analysis, reviews, humor, cospoetry, fan fiction, and original fiction.

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