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Who Said There are No Journalism Jobs–Here is One!

July 18, 2011


I know you’ve heard me say it before, but  I love my students. And of the things I love best is when they cease to be my students and go into the world to be successful. Abbey Miller was one such student, who was a great writer for me, and now is a great writer […]

Do I Hit for the Fences and Risk a Strike-Out, or Go for a Safer Single?

July 11, 2011


Today, I’m sending a story idea to Cosmopolitan. I think. Or maybe I’ll send it to Bitch. Or Bust. What to do? As a writer, I have been really lucky. I’ve interviewed NHL coaches and Olympic gold medalists, NBA players, world-renowned chefs, high-ranking elected officials and nationally known writers. My stories have featured everything from […]