Central Texas community journalist. Editor @impactnews_geo @impactnews. WA native.

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I am a journalist and media professional at Community Impact Newspaper, a chain of monthly newspapers with editions in Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston.

Before I arrived in Texas in 2016, I worked for newspapers in my native Pacific Northwest for close to five years, including time as a crim...

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Sep 19, 2017

RT @MarieAlbiges: Overhead at #SMTX City Council: "I have a tortilla in my purse" #Texas

Sep 08, 2017

RT @alymarczynski: Blog Revival in Tiergarten - In an effort to be semi-productive while unemployed and waiting for a visa, I...  https://tmblr.co/Z6hljv2PndeA3 

Sep 04, 2017

RT @MayorAdler: Want some good news? You did it! The Austin Disaster Relief Network has received all the welcome kits it needs for our Harvey guests!! 1/

Sep 04, 2017

RT @mrkmully: It's only been a week. Went back to some of the sites in Meyerland I shot last Sunday. #harvey https://t.co/tOQI4cLwwM

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I wrote an advice column at my junior college paper, only I did it from the perspective of an Orca whale (the school's mascot).

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I treasure my late grandmother's Oliveri Lettera 22, although it works only occasionally these days.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Spider Jerusalem, from Warren Ellis and Darick Robertson's "Transmetropolitan."