Finding Fulfillment · Forging your future

At the AP: Planning the Work

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Yahoo, CNN, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Fox News … These are the sources from which you probably read your news each day. One of the things that these news organizations and aggregators have in common is that they get a bulk of their news from The Associated Press,… Continue reading At the AP: Planning the Work

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Sweltering in the City

  I'm calling Carrie Bradshaw out on her bullshit. Sure, I suspended disbelief when she bought $400 Manolos and slinky Prada dresses on her modest writer salary, but there's no way she happily and flawlessly romped all around Manhattan --- with its concrete and crowds oozing heat--- in 6-inch stilettos with her curly hair flowing freely,… Continue reading Sweltering in the City

Finding Fulfillment · Forging your future

Of Friendly Fate and Familiar Faces

Five years ago, as I emptied my bedroom at Countryside Apartments in Gainesville, leaving behind a shoddily painted magenta wall and an equally distasteful pastel pink one, my roommate at the time, also a journalism student at the University of Florida, said she'd really miss us being roommates and hoped that we'd be roommates again… Continue reading Of Friendly Fate and Familiar Faces