Day: January 21, 2016

Writing Tips 40 Experts Wish They’d Known as Beginners

How I wish I had known as a teenager what I know now! At 19 I worked full-time as a sportswriter for a daily newspaper. I loved my job, but I was ambitious and wanted to see if I could sell a story to the Features editor. I worked hard on one, on my own time, and submitted it with photos. The editor’s response crushed me. In red pencil at…