AP Guide to News Writing (Chs 3-5)
Writing leads, using periods, and avoiding journalese.
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During my reading, I found an interesting tie between a topic covered in Chapter 3 and the general area of Journalese covered in Chapter 5. The Ch. 3 section titled "Try Writing 'Visually'" says a reporter can avoid writing ineffective... Read More
"The goal...is to stress those angles that are least like the routine of other stories" (27).If is the news does not seem interesting, the journalist must write in a way that makes an ordinary story unordinary. I immediatly thought of... Read More