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Veronica Meewes

Austin, TX
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  vegetarianism, farming, food security, music, appetizers, beverage, interviews, food, cocktails, design, wine, start-ups, sustainability, non-profits, dessert, paleo, meat, personalities, social justice, entertaining, trends, visual arts, travel, gluten free, cookbooks, literary, small businesses, seafood, hunting, gardens, organic food, outdoors, theatre, yoga, round-ups, film, profiles

freelance writer, will fly for food @zagataustin @forbesinspector @saltandwind @foodandwine @travlandleisure @punch_drink @ChronFood *opinions are my own*

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Veronica Meewes is a freelance writer specializing in food, beverage, travel, and lifestyle features. She studied writing, photography and sociology at Sarah Lawrence College in New York before traveling the country and landing in Austin, Texas. She writes for Forbes Travel Guide, Travel & Le...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Not counting high school/college newspapers, my first "real" article appeared in the Richmond-based RVA magazine.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Not to write anything professional or lengthy, no.

How is social media changing news?

It's certainly making news more accessible and up to date-- and giving us a more honest portrayal of what's happening all around the world.