Pressland: Journalism’s Perilous Generation Gap

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Many have asked me in the last months, “Why did you leave The Seattle Times?” This piece for Pressland is my answer. A lot of blood, sweat, and tears went into this one.

But, this isn’t just my story. I spoke with several millennial journalists about their experiences in traditional newspaper environments. What I found was a lot of unhappiness, unfair treatment and frustration—especially among young POC and women journalists—that doesn’t bode well for the future of newspapers.

Read the full article here.

Bumbershoot Coverage for The Seattle Times

For these articles I shared a by-line with Paul De Barros in coverage of Seattle’s Bumbershoot Music Festival. Read about three jam-packed days of music here!

http://www.seattletimes.com/entertainment/music/weathers-mixed-but-bumbershoot-crowds-dont-seem-to-mind/

http://www.seattletimes.com/entertainment/music/bumbershoot-2016-friday-gets-off-to-a-roaring-start/

http://www.seattletimes.com/entertainment/music/bumbershoot-2016-wrap-its-clearly-a-pop-music-fest-and-a-very-good-one/

http://www.seattletimes.com/entertainment/bumbershoot-2016-macklemore-pulls-out-all-the-stops/