Monthly Archives: March 2008

Writing For Pay Ep. 009 Show Notes

Jim Geluso covers the city beat at the Bakersfield Californian. Wade has a new job. We return to the next thrilling installment of our interview with Jim Geluso, newspaper reporter. The rewards of a career in journalism. The challenges that the newspaper industry faces today. How is it adapting? Not very well. Newspapers: less litigious, self-righteous… Read More »

Writing For Pay Ep. 009 – Jim Geluso Pt. 2

Wade plays hardball with Jim Geluso, pressing him with tough questions about the life of a journalist. In Part Two of the interview, Jim talks about the excitement of local news reporting, the challenges facing the newspaper industry, and how Yahoo! News and the Associated Press are killing journalism. Show notes at www.writingforpay.org

Meet me at SXSWi 2008

  I’m in Austin, Texas right this very second for the South by Southwest Interactive festival. If you’re coming too, keep an eye out for this clown: Here’s a photo I took in downtown Austin with my new BlackJack mobile phone: