Death of a newspaper

Posted by on Mar 23, 2009 in Journalism, Newspapers, Ripley, Writing | No Comments

As a pre-launch to this blog, it seemed an appropriate inaugural post to comment on last week’s closing of the print edition of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, which will now become the largest daily newspaper in America to be available only on the Web. The “P-I,” as it’s known here in Seattle, is owned by the […]

New Site: Under construction

Posted by on Mar 10, 2009 in Authors, Books, Journalism, Writing | No Comments

The purpose of this blog – to be launched in summer of 2009 – is to celebrate writing and writers. I intend to reach out to other authors and journalists and ask them about the craft of writing. In most cases, I’ll stick to a six-question interview format: WHAT do you write about? WHO do you […]