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Few Know How to Enter; Fewer Finish
The New York Times, March 27, 2013

The Day They Belabored the Point
The New York Times, September 23, 2009

Caskets are Final Show of Baseball Loyalty
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, August 13, 2010

The Insatiable Black Widow
Northern Virginia Magazine, July 2012

Putting a Zero on Federer is a Rare Achievement
The New York Times, May 21, 2010

The Mayor of Homebrew
Draft Magazine, March 2013

Should Insurers Get to Decide your Medication?
Boston Globe Magazine, April 8, 2012

Over the Glass and Into Hockey Lore
The New York Times, December 22, 2009

An Interview With Paul Theroux
Gadling, May 7, 2013

Sampling the Rigors of the Priestly Life in Greece
The Boston Globe, October 21, 2012

In Search of Hidden Treasure
The Washington Post, January 26, 2012

12 Days, 3,000 Miles. Sleep Optional
The New York Times, June 27, 2011

Import Helps Macedonia Find Unity
The New York Times, September 15, 2011

Branded for Life with the ‘Mendoza Line’
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, July 6, 2010

Still Stung by Failure, Cubs Fans Convene to Refresh Faith
The New York Times, January 17, 2010


The Last Hike of David Gimelfarb
Chicago Magazine, August 2013

Chile Through Pablo Neruda's Eyes
BBC Travel, October 28, 2014

Stone Lifting as Sport in the Basque Country
The New York Times, April 20, 2014

A Sabres Fan’s Lament: They Can’t Lose Them All
The New York Times, April 10, 2015

Kurt Cobain Slept Here
The New York Times, March 30, 2014

The Morning News, July 17, 2014

52 Places to Go in 2015- Bend, Oregon
The New York Times, January 11, 2015

52 Places to Go in 2014- Niagara Falls
The New York TImes, January 10, 2014

In A Costa Rican Beach Town, The Road Less Paved
The New York Times, September 5, 2013

Day of the Goose
The Morning News, March 20, 2014

My Great Grandfather's Crack House in Buffalo
Buffalo Spree Magazine, January 2014

Rowing Toward Hope in Troubled World
The New York Times, May 17, 2014

Three Nights on the Crooked Road
Northern Virginia Magazine, October 2012

Every Friday, a Bluegrass Happening in Rosine, Ky.
The Boston Globe, October 19, 2013

Behind the Scenes of the Hatfield McCoy Feud
The Washington Post, October 17, 2013

In Search of Witches in Nicaragua
Fox Travel, October 9, 2013

Mean Streets to Hardcourts for Chicago Youth Tennis Program
The New York Times, December 12, 2013

New Playbook for Post-Career Success
The New York Times, January 29, 2012


Dave Seminara Dave Seminara is an award-winning freelance photojournalist and former diplomat based in Chicago. He has written on topics as varied as a 643-shot tennis rally, super-centenarians, maligned athletes like Mario Mendoza and Vinko Bogataj, an infamous “shoe fight” at Madison Square Garden, why the Doobie Brothers and Chicago are still touring, green card marriage fraud and more. more...

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