I visited Las Vegas last month in search of the stories behind Henry Ruggs III, Tina Tintor and the crash that ruined everything. I wound up finding Tony Rodriguez–and writing about him. Here's why.
The NCAA Tournament is here. You're a young journalist about to cover your first-ever March Madness. Some thoughts on how to make the most out of it.
Last night was the world premiere of the HBO series, "Winning Time," based upon my 2014 book, "Showtime." Here's the story of a crazy, wonderful…
You have a book coming out—and you want it to sell. Here are some of the things to do (Step 1: Swallow your pride). Plus, Mike Moodian on California's…
A self-loathing examination into how journalists organize and prepare before finally starting to write. Also, the worst column of my life and a college…
Social media can suck. Like, REALLY suck. But after far too many misfires and misdeeds, I've emerged to offer some lessons. Also, five questions with…
Sometimes a story should be written. Sometimes a story shouldn't. How does a journalist know? Also, five questions with Dana Hall McCain and props to…
The wild, wacky, God-awful human hellscape that is the book-jacket blurb. Plus, five questions with Andrew Epperson and the time my employer insisted…
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