I Want to Be a Journalist

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 58 People

    It has been my dream

    since I was a paperboy at 14 years of age, scanning hysterical front pages slaughtering gypsies day after day. I finally studied the course last year, and had my first paid piece published yesterday, a milestone which makes me dare to dream, again.
    thinkdeeper thinkdeeper
    26-30, M
    Nov 19, 2014

    Recently I've started to consider other career

    plans but even so, I find that this will likely end up being my ultimate career path.I've wanted to be a broadcast journalist since I was fourteen and one day I want a show like Erin Burnett OutFront.
    Catmagic101a Catmagic101a
    18-21, F
    Sep 7, 2015

    Judge Me On My Writing

    It was late one night, I was sitting on my porch gazing at the stars when I saw a flicker of light a head of me. It got brighter an brighter until I could hear the crackling of the fire. I was frozen in a mixture of shock and fear as I heard my neighbors little boy, Nathan...
    cutekylie28 cutekylie28
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 6, 2011

    I've always dreamed of being a war

    correspondent. Reporting from the frontline and getting information which can hopefully prove useful. It's everyone's right to be informed of bad/good things happening in the world and I want to do my part in making that happen. My inspiration would definitely fall on James...
    inherentresolve2014 inherentresolve2014
    22-25, M
    Nov 1, 2015

    My Works And My Future Works!

    I recently found out that i have a passion for writing. I never really thought about writing story's or poems or newspaper articles. Now that i have joined E.P i know i want to do this forever. I seem to have a great talent for writing and i attract my readers with my writing...
    justgowithit1 justgowithit1
    Nov 1, 2011

    Judge Me On My Writing Part 2

    Nathan fell to the ground still clutching his teddy bear but with a horror stricken expression on his face as he disappeared into the smoke. I was frozen in place as I tried to look through the billowing smoke for my favorite neighbor. "Nathan!" i screamed no answer. "Nathan!" i...
    cutekylie28 cutekylie28
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 19, 2011
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