History Repeats Itself: Yellow Journalism in a “Modern” Age

Yellow journalism is a term that describes the sensationalist, money-generating "news" of what was supposed to be a by-gone era: 1895-1898. As we've seen in the recent presidential election, yellow journalism hasn't gone away, it's just become digitized. Today we know it as "fake news" or "click-bait", and its only purpose is to entice readers … Continue reading History Repeats Itself: Yellow Journalism in a “Modern” Age

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Health Hazards of Writing

Writing is dangerous for your health. Whenever I sit down to write, I ALWAYS get the munchies. I try to keep it healthy with almonds, carrot sticks, and sweet potato fries, but let's face it: There are only so many almonds a gal can eat (and I love almonds). Then come the cravings for the … Continue reading Health Hazards of Writing