Hello world! I like thinking that people are good. And somehow finding things that remind me that they are good. Now, sure there are plenty more bad stories in the news than there are good, but just try to weed out the good and you’ll find a gem somewhere. No really, I’m not just talking… Continue reading On seeking the good news
The news is easy to follow if you have internet or Twitter and even easier if you have an interest in the matter. My favorite story in the last week or so was that of a young girl covering her local news and she even broke the news of a homicide (go her!). Go… Continue reading What news can you tell?
So they say writing is nothing and will lead to no jobs. This is not incorrect, but for literally every job on the market you need to know how to write and even better if you can do it well. Not just write, but compose documents and make sense of it enough to make someone… Continue reading Write to write
I’m really bad at posting. I’m going to just queue up some posts, at least then this blog will be a little more active (not that it isn’t). There’s been a lot going on, though but I’m trying when I can to take time to breathe and read/write. With the prospect of grad school approaching… Continue reading Finding that objective
A lot of writing has been going on in my world this week. Good thing that I found a reason to want to write again. Of course, there is always the chance that you might write something that is well, critically approached. To be real, everyone has their opinion and without calling people names or… Continue reading journalisme, l’ecriture, et les critiques
Yet again I sit down at my laptop to write another blog post. What this time? I don’t know, but I don’t really know much of anything these days so most of these posts have a relatively common theme. In the past week, I’ve laughed, smiled, felt sad, read some books, and pondered some things.… Continue reading Your past can’t always define you (but it is part of you)
I’m in on that media takeover thing. Even though it might seem like I’m just a writer who loves to read, I follow the news cycle like its my job mostly because that’s the field I’m trying to break into. Now, five things about news writing that people don’t always tell you. (this from the… Continue reading News life