In spite of my best attempts at diversifying my portfolio, the best way to describe my bylines is this: quidditch and everything else. I’ve sorted my publications accordingly.
Face Beat It
I’m a staff writer for Face Beat It. (Think of it as Vice Sports, but for quidditch.) I cover tournaments, co-host the West Coast Bias podcast, and have my own opinion column: Barcelos Explains It All. Here’s a selection of some of my favorite work:
US Quidditch Cup 10
I provided game day coverage at US Quidditch Cup 10. I was responsible for writing recaps of games quickly and accurately. I covered the following games:
The Quidditch Post:
I contributed to The Quidditch Post’s coverage of three Major League Quidditch teams: the Los Angeles Guardians, San Francisco Argonauts, and Salt Lake City Hive.
San Jose Spotlight
I’m currently freelancing for San Jose Spotlight, focusing on San Jose schools. Here are some of my stories:
Los Altos Town Crier
I was a reporter at the Los Altos Town Crier and the editor of the schools, business, and home sections. Read some of my favorite stories below, or check out all my Town Crier bylines instead.
Joomag Design Academy
I was the lead writer for the Joomag Design Academy, a blog dedicated to making digital design accessible, sharing tips and tricks for creators, and covering design trends. The following are some of my favorite pieces, but you can find all my posts here.
I was an editorial intern at realtor.com, a News Corp property. The following are some of my favorite articles, but you can find all my writing for realtor.com here.
West Valley Voices:
My prose and poetry were featured in the Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 editions of West Valley Voices magazine.
A Year Without Winter (poetry)
Swim Lessons (poetry)
West Valley Haiku (poetry)
When God Has Insomnia (poetry)
Runaway Bride (poetry)
Cal-Skate (creative nonfiction)
Chasing Atlantis (poetry)
Confession Box (poetry)