I had my entire page all laid out, and then my editor-in-chief remembered that one of the editorials on my page needed to be dropped. I’m now sitting here coming up with a new 700 word editorial on texting and driving. This is how the news cycle works. Stories get dropped and their corresponding editorials with them, creating the opportunity for me to flex my impromptu writing skills muscle.
For starters, I am not the newsroom #Candybandit. To label me as such is libel and slander.
The end of week four finds me exhausted from the effort. It is the good kind of exhaustion that comes with the knowledge that you’ve put your best foot forward and done all that you can do to make things be as good as they can be.
Yet, there is the knowledge that you can always do more.