My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward, published in Pacific Standard in on January 12, 2015. This was the most-read article in the magazine for 2015, and the expansion of this article became the basis for the memoir of the same name.

Out of the Darkness, published in the Modern Love column of the New York Times on November 25, 2011. This was the first article I published about mental illness.

A Moment that Changed Me: Listening to, rather than trying to fix, my suicidal wife. An essay that focuses on the power of listening. Published in The Guardian on July 14, 2017.

Exercise is the Best Therapy, published in Men's Health on April 19, 2017, about how I have used running and long bike rides as a way to process the responsibilities of caregiving.

There is a man wandering around California with three mules, published in The Atlantic Monthly on September 11, 2013. 

Exquisite Listening: America's first suicide hotline celebrates 50 years, published in GOOD Magazine on July 21, 2012.

99% Invisible: The Awesome Little Radio Show About Design, published in The Awl on May 4, 2012.

The Bodysurf Classic, published in Surfer Magazine on November 7, 2011.