About This Show
A podcast about writing and editing, with a focus on the practical side of creative relationships and making a living in media. Author and journalist Jason Fagone talks with reporters, editors, fiction writers, fact-checkers, news curators, and producers, sharing tips and advice on how to navigate the industry, do good work, and get paid.
Most Recent Episode
Karen K. Ho—reporting on the murder trial of a high-school classmate
Raised in Toronto and trained as a business reporter, Karen K. Ho took a chance two years ago when she decided to cover the murder trial of a former high-school classmate charged with plotting to kill her parents. Karen's gripping story about the trial, "Jennifer Pan's Revenge," ended up going viral and helped Karen win a scholarship to the Columbia Journalism School. Jason talks to her about paying her dues as a young reporter in Canada, finding mentors, and taking risks.