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Jon Kelvey

Freelance Reporter — Freelance
Covers:  Health, science, human interest and drinks
Doesn't Cover: I haven't met a topic I haven't liked yet, but I don't do much finance/investment writing.

Freelance writer. Words in @Slate, @NautilusMag, @SmithsonianMag | Staff @CCTNews | Opinions and bad jokes my own. Pitch me: jonkelvey at gmail dot com.

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I'm a writer covering science and health related topics, with a bit of drinks writing on the side.

I'm the Health and Human Services reporter at the Carroll County Times/Baltimore Sun Media Group and my freelance work has appeared in Slate and Nautilus Magazines.

I've written a lot about the res...

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@JonKelvey — 474 followers, 6,440 tweets

Jul 20, 2017

RT @thetexanist: "Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed." -- Neil Armstrong, July 20, 1969

Jul 20, 2017

RT @TheRealBuzz: 48 years ago today 3 lucky guys were on a journey to be the first humans to land on the moon. #Apollo11

Jul 20, 2017

RT @astridoverthere: I have seen at least 20 people say the first reporter to do this would be lauded. Her name is Ksenija Pavlovic. Giv…

Jul 20, 2017

Seriously: How about an Earthsea adaptation without turning all the people with copper skin white? 

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How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Email is an excellent channel:

What's your favorite social network?

That really depends on what I'm networking for. Twitter is my favorite for news, but Facebook seems better for sharing work.

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

No, I came to writing much, much later than high school. I did write one story for my college paper, on jury nullification.