I have decided to approach writing not as a profession, but as a tool.
No better story than a timely story!
I was given a magazine assignment today to write a feature about the work of Muslims around the issue of gun control. It is sad
Why do I talk so much?
I interviewed six people yesterday – such a long day! In the morning I met with the LDS missionaries I’m writing about and I recorded
The new issue of Islamic Horizons magazine is out. My article on Houston Muslims is on page 38. I’m happy it’s published but I’m having
I am a journalist and I have lots of work
A month or so after I finished my masters degree in journalism and moved to Houston, Azizah magazine’s editor accepted a pitch for my second
Dancin’ like a yankee in the south
I love this post from the A Yankee’s Southern Exposure blog, and I would assert that freelancers working from home can get up and do
A chalk story
During my evening walk yesterday I came across a series of “Christian graffiti” chalk drawings on the sidewalk (I’m not sure what else to call
A downside of freelancing
I read this article on the SPJ “Independent Journalist” blog. Eight months after moving into my home office I relate to nearly every point the