Shanna Peeples

May 5, 2019

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Who Gets To Tell Your Story?

My instinct to find and finesse emotion began when I was a student journalist and later perfected as a working reporter/features writer.

Front pages, if you wanted them, were built out of gore: if it bleeds, it leads. For Sunday magazine or feature covers, the rule: if it causes tears, it sears (as in readers’ emotions).