Radio Journalist reporting in and around Columbus, Ohio @WOSU

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Biography

My name is Esther Honig and I'm a reporter for the NPR affiliate WOSU in Columbus, Ohio.

I'm from San Francisco originally, but I've called many places home over the year, like Kansas City, Mexico City, and Denver.

I'm a bilingual reporter who produces work for podcasts like Unfictional and The...

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@estherhonig — 3,295 followers, 1,138 tweets

Jun 19, 2017

RT @senrobportman: .@sammarcocoroner & I discussed how #STOPAct will make it harder for drug traffickers & help turn tide of addiction…

Jun 19, 2017

Protesters outside municipal court demanding that charges against demonstrators at Saturday's pride parade be dropped. @wosunews https://t.co/hc0M217v8V

Jun 15, 2017

@martinacastro congratulations! @startupchile is a great opportunity, and Santiago is such a great place. Your projects sounds amazing!

Jun 13, 2017

RT @GabrielJR: BREAKING: Cincinnati student released by North Korea after being sentenced to 15 years prison and hard labor.  http://wosu.pm/2rWsujz 

Jun 09, 2017

RT @SamHorton5: A few of us from .@SideEffectsNews are in Cincinnati today for the .@AHCJ Rural Health Conference. #journalism

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Why did you become a journalist?

I'm good at finding story angles. I see them everywhere I go. I'm also great at connecting with strangers. I also do that everywhere I go.

Did you work for your high school newspaper? If so, what did you do there?

My school wasn't big enough to have a newspaper, so I started my own zine series. A new issue was published each month and sold for $2.

What advice can you offer to aspiring journalists?

Ask yourself, what you can offer as a journalist that few others can. The world doesn't need more journalist, it needs new perspectives