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“Iowa is a fairy tale.”

By One Great Moment February 14, 2020

Editor’s note: The sentence in our headline is not the One Great Sentence flagged by Storyboard contributor Jill U. Adams. It’s the opening sentence of a profile of Iowa that sets up the sentence Adams really wrote about.   “Somewhere … Read more

How writers show you the love

By Story Craft February 13, 2020

It’s a predictable moment: A reporter needs some relevant emotion for story, so — recorder running and notebook poised — asks: “How does it feel?” You can insert the situation of your choice: Trial verdict. Lottery win. Pink slip. Read more