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George Floyd is only the latest victim of America’s racism

George Floyd was only the latest victim to die at the hands of racism. The problem has existed for centuries. Continue reading George Floyd is only the latest victim of America’s racism

New clips are up … and coming

Hello everyone.  I am glad to say that new clips have been added to the Journalistic Clips page.  They are just a sample of the work I’ve done while interning at Greenwood, SC’s Index-Journal newspaper.  Many more clips will be coming after my practicum (or long internship) is completed on Wednesday, May 6. Please have a look at the clips.  Just click any story, and you’ll be able to see the image and read it. Continue reading New clips are up … and coming

Hiatus well needed

I know I haven’t written in a while – some may say too long.  But, it was needed and well used.  After last semester, I was physically and mentally exhausted because I didn’t know where my life was leading. Now, I’m doing a practicum (or long internship) at the Index-Journal – a daily newspaper in Greenwood, SC.  I am learning a lot, but the most important thing I’m learning is what I want to write about and what types of publications I want to write for. Clips will be coming soon on the Clips page. Stay tuned faithful followers. Continue reading Hiatus well needed

Gearing up for new beginnings

After a long two weeks of working on midterms and other assorted projects for graduate school, I’m back – and I’m far from done. I’m doing well so far, but now it’s time to look ahead to my practicum.  “What’s a practicum”, you ask?  Think about an internship, which is usually about 300 hours for the semester.  Now blow it up in size.  The practicum involves 450 hours. Since the practicum is for grad school, it usually entails more involvement than what you’d be doing for an internship. In my case, I’ll be involved in mass communication, which involves journalism and … Continue reading Gearing up for new beginnings