I’m not normally one to spend my off days writing United States senators and congressional representatives, but waking up to this headline absolutely made my blood boil. I urge you to read the article and see for yourself how unbelievably unacceptable this is. I hope you too are angered enough to write your elected officials … Continue reading Not Okay, California
Last night I clicked the ‘Accept Offer’ button of an online contract with a new station in Las Vegas. It was one of the most bittersweet moments of my entire life. When I started at KTVN in Reno just over a year and a half ago, I didn’t even know what a sound bite was. … Continue reading Like a Bad Breakup
I was curling my hair in our rubber duck-decorated bathroom. My grandpa saved that now 15-year-old journal entry I wrote the day after September 11, 2001. I don’t need to reread it to relive that day. Like many Americans, I can close my eyes and recall each horrific moment. Like many Americans, I will Never … Continue reading Where Were You?
I’ve be been trying really hard to incorporate Arabic study time into my daily routine. But this is generally how it goes… Follow me on Snapchat @jesswrites!