Ed is a former teacher and has written many articles with various themes. In part, because of a family member he became very familiar with the Belchertown State School. He eventually met Benjamin Ricci, who filed a lawsuit against the school. Because of this he met Donald Vitkus, a former patient at the school. He eventually wrote a book about this man and his experience as a patient at the at Belchertown State School.
Senior Moment is a show about seniors, for seniors hosted by Amherst local David Reffsin. The show airs Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m and reruns Sundays at 10:30 a.m on local access Channel 12.