GSU Students Tour CNN

I had the opportunity to tour CNN with my Advanced Media Writing class at Georgia State Univerity. Our tour began on March 7 at 9:30. On this bright Tuesday morning, our class gathered at the giant CNN sign, where we met Monte Platt, CNN’s Digital Editor. After being ushered through two security checkpoints, we convened…

Floating the Boat

 This is the first in a series of pieces on “A-Town Oddities” I wrote for Five Points Literary Journal, featuring unusual and intriguing sites in Atlanta off the beaten path. * One night after closing the restaurant, I was smoking cigarettes by the dumpster with one of the line cooks. We both worked at a…