These stories help to represent the range of journalistic work I have done. Some earned awards. Some earned praise. Some are just unusual experiences that I like to share. Beyond that, res ipsa loquitur ("the thing speaks for itself"):

Ask artists about creativity and inspiration; this is what they say

Profound questions posed to 90-year-olds

Science of a joke

Why libraries are just about the greatest places on the planet

About those things that you never can get done