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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was the first inmate to have a regular byline in a newspaper. The column was named "Prison Diaries" and eventually became a blog.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. In prison. I told you; I'm old school.

How is social media changing news?

Social media is changing not only the speed of news but it brings new readers to less mainstream publications that run great pieces.

Awards

National Society of Newspaper Columnists annual contest - First Place

2016 - Blogs

The Webby Awards

2016 - Weird