Journalists, on the other hand, usually work quickly and know their work will be widely read. Their stories are archived.
Mary Akers, editor of r.kv.r.y. quarterly, invited journalist Matt Weiser and me to have a conversation about the processes of writing news and poems. Click here to read the exchange. Mary has a field for comments if you want to weigh in.
|Eliza Griswold is a contemporary poet and journalist.|