Laurie Hertzel, projects editor at the Star Tribune in Minneapolis, surveyed her paper's writers about a widely ignored art: self-editing. Most reporters never become excellent at this because [...]
Three weeks ago, an old apartment building in L.A. burned down, killing two people: the building's manager, who remains an arson suspect, and a woman who lived in the building. She died moments [...]
Our business is ambivalent about anniversary stories. It is fashionable to hate them, to claim that they exist only to fill space, to declare the obvious, to be written out of obligatory motives.