Pulitzer finalist/2xGreat Plains Writer o'Year. Feed=75%⚖️25%🐼 Investigative reporter @dallasnews ; launched @readfrontier in Tulsa; raised in flyover country

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New to the Dallas Morning News investigations team.
Formerly the Creative Director and a writer at The Frontier.
I'm a Boulder native who grew up in NOLA and Texas and rolled across the plains like a tumbleweed for a while.
Some things I write about: Murder, sex, death, prison, corruption, hea...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Unpaid internship in high school fixing errors in ads at the Edmond Evening Sun (back when it was a pm). Occasionally wrote for them.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, my parents had one when I was growing up. We didn't own a computer with a printer until I was in high school.

How is social media changing news?

Lets people get a better look at the man behind the curtain, hopefully demystifies a bit.