Chitral — The phone pings. It must be time to get up. It’s still dark out but its winter and the alarm is meant to be early. It’s breaking news from the BBC app and not the alarm. I must change the setting. It’s only 1:30am. 145 people are dead in a terrorist attack. Taliban. Peshawar. Dead school children. The objective is to kill as many as possible. This is not about hostages and demands. Terror. There...
New york — I open to the content page for this year’s The Best American Travel Writing. Amanda Lindhout’s story on being kidnapped in Mogadishu for 460 Days caught my eye. That story was my bedtime reading a few...
Istanbul — It was a simple Friday night. Watermelon and rum; roasted chicken salad and take out pizza; friends and a rooftop. We had just finished dinner and moved out of the oven-like kitchen to the rooftop whe...
Lincoln city — I just had my first experience with Internet Trolling. A story I wrote for Yahoo Travel about traveling in Pakistan has been misinterpreted by some. I woke up to nasty tweets and emails. I thought lo...
The Night of the Coup
It may be your prime time Arnab, Not ours
Look at all these spitters
The Good Old Ways of Reporting
Waking Up to Hateful Tweets. Internet Trolls and What To Do When You Find Yourself in a Fight You Can't Win.
Holding on to These Ordinary Days.
End of Protests?
Clearing Out The Protesters In Mong Kok?
Spent the day eating cheese, drinking tea, and writing my feature. It's days like these that make me realise how lucky I am.
Now, Next Week, the Week After and Sometime in the Future. Writing a will and I'm only 36.
Les Prods BKL5 à Bruxelles
Sitting Ducks called Journalists
Coworking Space? Erste Schritte mit Hi, angeregt durch [spannenden Niemanlab-Artikel.]()
Reframing "Technology’s Man Problem." What if we change the way we visualize the conversation about female whistleblowers?
The Then Journalists