Monthly Archives: June 2014

F*** You lady

Lots of you had interesting things to say about the “F*** you” lady, but I especially liked Shelby’s response to that blog post. Have a look…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

I write, therefore, I report

We talked this morning about how important good reporting is to good writing. You really cannot write around a lack of detail, can’t fake certainty about the perfect verb (unless you saw the way the guy walked out of prison, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 6 Comments

If you haven’t met the “f*** you” lady, you will soon

I came out of work late this afternoon and was heading over to a gathering at a local pub to watch the U.S. play in the World Cup. All I had on my mind was where I might go to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 12 Comments

Sourcing, framing, reaching out

This week, we’ll keep talking about sourcing and the things we as journalists can do to deepen our understanding of an issue. I think building connections to people is the key to producing journalism that is authentic and feels valid … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment