David Frey

David Frey is a freelance writer in Gaithersburg, Maryland. His work has appeared in a variety of publications, including the Christian Science Monitor and the Rumpus.

Stories By David Frey

When the Bridges of Paris Ran Red with Algerian Blood

In 1961, when a group of Muslim protestors marched against a controversial government-imposed curfew, the police responded — by beating them to death, then dumping their bodies in the Seine.

The Sedan Also Rises

For decades after his death, Ernest Hemingway’s iconic 1955 Chrysler New Yorker was lost somewhere in Cuba—until a determined museum director caught a lucky break, and then teamed up with the star of “Starsky and Hutch” on a mission to restore Papa’s ride.