Nonfiction writer focused on politics, violence, gender. Contributing writer + digital producer @LATimesOpinion. Alum @ucbsoj, @FulbrightPrgrm, &c.

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@velvetmelvis — 2,802 followers, 250 tweets

Oct 20, 2017

RT @evaholland: (This is the part where a bunch of editors weigh in and are like, NO, JUST EMAIL ME YOUR DAMN DRAFT PLEASE. Right? Ha.)

Oct 20, 2017

RT @evaholland: But editors, I think/hope, want to know when you've hit an unexpected snag in your reporting. They want to be in the loop (within reason).

Oct 20, 2017

RT @evaholland: We know that editors are very busy, we're scared of showing weakness or appearing incompetent, so we agonize over these questions ourselves.

Oct 20, 2017

RT @evaholland: On my mind lately: I'm starting to suspect that the answer to 80-90% of the dilemmas freelancers bring to each other is "ask your editor."

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