I’ve worked at newspapers since 1987.
Seems like every job that can be done at a paper, I’ve done at least once. I’ve been a reporter, copy editor and page designer.
I’ve been fortunate enough to be part of a team that created and launched a new daily newspaper. It started with an all-day secret skunkworks meeting in my apartment. I designed the paper from scratch, so I’ve had a rare chance to make a newspaper exactly how I wanted to make it.
I even paid for my first two years of college by working as a janitor – at... More