Millennial Media’s Mishaps

Young people are increasingly told to pursue careers in actually lucrative fields (read: not writing). Despite this, publications and online media outlets for college students are flourishing — and perhaps without enough scrutiny. As one of my favorite millennial writers, Lily Herman, put it, “young people don’t need more platforms — they need more editors.”Continue reading “Millennial Media’s Mishaps”

Thoughts on Drawing Inspiration

At a recent job interview, I was thrown a curveball of a question: “Who are your favorite nonfiction and fiction writers?” Now, I’m a journalist by trade and a student by early mornings and nights. My limited free time is usually spent reading Refinery29’s Money Diaries, New York Times Magazine articles, Columbia Journalism Review profiles,Continue reading “Thoughts on Drawing Inspiration”