Monthly Archive: February 2016
My column for the latest issue of Quill:
I started freelancing nearly a decade ago, before the recession had taken hold. I’d worked at a community newspaper for several years, covering education, neighborhood news and the arts, and I wanted to explore new ground. Continue reading
In the Excellence in Feature Video/Streaming category, our three judges slashed 32 entries to the five below. They include comments from one of those judges. Continue reading
Years ago, I read a bizarre New York Times science article called Sex Change in Fish Found Common. It began…
When a school of reef fish loses its single male, the largest female begins acting like a male within a few hours and will produce sperm within 10 days. Continue reading
Or he might not.
Michael Hillman is publisher of the Emmitsburg News-Journal, a local newspaper near Mount St. Continue reading
And not in a good way.
According to Adweek, CNN’s entire international desk – based in Atlanta – is closing, and more than two dozen employees will “have to reapply for their jobs.”
My first thought was, “Less journalism in the world.”
But assistant Region 3 director Sharon Dunten, who lives outside Atlanta, thought, “Less journalists in my city.”
Here’s her report…Welcome to the Best Former Journalists Club. Continue reading
Last month, we said the Kunkel Awards would release Top 10 lists of finalists in each category, and the gaming community would have a week to influence the judges with their comments. Continue reading