Visit the sites below to see my published articles, poems, personal essays and more.
(More sites will be added soon.)

Purpose & Power

David Straus is an accomplished CEO and social entrepreneur. After selling his first company to Amazon, he established and led the L.A. office of IMDb. In 2013, he co-founded Critical Mass Studios…

A dad tries to explain sex to his son and finds the meaning of life

In 2011, my oldest son, then just weeks shy of his eighth birthday, perched on the corner of my wife’s and my bed, his head tilted just far enough to the side so he couldn’t quite see the home birth of his baby brother…