Leah Messinger: Independent Journalist and Editor

Website perpetually under construction. A sampling of clips, below.
Lawmakers Call on NFL to Give Cheerleaders a Fair Wage The Guardian
Is the US Ready to Stomach Eating Bugs? The Guardian
Is a Chief Happiness Officer Really the Best Way to Increase Workplace Happiness? The Guardian
Rogers v. Keurig: The Single-cup Coffee War Heats Up The Guardian
A Mad Scientist's 50 Tools for Sustainable Communities The Atlantic.com
Spain's Progressive Dinner Afar
Healthy Concern The Press-Enterprise
The Hunt to Fix Hidden Hunger San Francisco Chronicle Magazine
Domain Name with That Latte? Red Herring
Juvenile Cynics The New York Times Magazine
James B. Rather, III Newsday
Name That Neighborhood Red Herring
Best Place to Emulate the Amish | Best Place to Reminisce about the Old Country | Best Place for Retirees | Best Sewing Machine Repair | Best Of the East Bay: Old School. East Bay Express
Facebook Open to Outside Programmers Red Herring
Betting on Facebook Red Herring
Making Cents of Local Ads Red Herring
JT Rocks Pyramid Scheme? Red Herring

Leah has written for Afar, The Atlantic.com, Bay Nature, Diablo, East Bay Express, The Guardian, MSNBC.com, The New York Times Magazine, Newsday, The Oakland Tribune, The Press-Enterprise, Red Herring, San Francisco Chronicle Magazine, San Francisco Daily Journal, Terrain, and Today.com, among other publications.

Editing and proofreading projects include (links to external sites):
Education and the Environment Initiative Curriculum California Environmental Protection Agency
EAT: Los Angeles: The Food Lover's Guide to Los Angeles (2010 and 2011 editions) Prospect Park Books
Autumn's Come Undone Baby Tattoo Books
Habitats Alive! California Institute for Biodiversity