Here are just a few of the many newspaper pieces I’ve done over the years. I wrote a lot about music but also about art, books, and all sorts of fun stuff. These pieces appeared in The Morning Call or The Express Times, the large regional newspapers in the Lehigh Valley.

Vintage baseball game to turn Bethlehem’s Burnside Plantation into ‘Field of Dreams’

Meet the old-school DJ collective that’s creating buzz in the Lehigh Valley

75 years after 1st broadcast, Muhlenberg College radio station WMUH still experimenting

Guitarist’s comeback from 2021 car crash generating buzz in Lehigh Valley music scene

Her show is called ‘Lisa Joins a Cult.’ It’s coming to Bethlehem with a key disclaimer.

Moravian University theater that has inspired students since 1981 will be torn down

A Colorful Journey to Liberty: Diaspora Stories

As I Live And Breathe: Duane Hanson’s Hyper-Realistic Sculptures

Painting 365: Creating One Picture a Day…

Long Arm of the Samurai: 300-Year-Old Prints Come to the Allentown Art Museum

Exhibit Report: Sendak’s Work Much More Than Child’s Play

Orchestra of Circus Musicians Breaks Away From the Big Top

New Master of the Macabre: Bucks Writer Jonathan Maberry

GET INTO THE ACT! I wrote about a ton of local bands for the Allentown newspaper in a short column called “Get into the Act.” Some examples include: The Project LV, Slingshot Dakota, Wailing Waters, Skulldiggers, Electioneers, Falling Over Failure.

Samples of Other Writing

New York Journal of Books (book review)

Society of American Baseball Research (biography of Andy Pettitte)

BAPL Hangs New Portrait of Local Literary Legend H.D. (press release)

Bethlehem Author Joyce Hinnefeld’s “Beautiful” New Book (press release)

My 2020 “ArtSmart” Experience — Josh Berk (blog post)

Society of American Baseball Research (article about the 1983 World Series)