How to Build a Stellar Resume as an Aspiring Food Writer, Stylist, or Photographer

Image Courtesy of Alejandro-Escamilla via Unsplash.com As of last week, I began combing job boards for open editorial and food writing positions. I have my Master’s degree. I have sufficient experience. I should be a shoo-in’. This, in turn, made me ask myself "what about those applicants who are not 'shoo-ins'; what about the want-to-be editors … Continue reading How to Build a Stellar Resume as an Aspiring Food Writer, Stylist, or Photographer

5 Frequent Obstacles to the Emerging Food Blogger.

Image Courtesy of Toronto Eaters via Unsplash This past week, in one way or another, the majority of America celebrated Thanksgiving. Me? I traveled 13 hours by car to Chicago, IL, to spend that holiday with my sister, her boyfriend, my oma and my opa. We had a medium-sized, golden-brown turkey, "with no frills, just … Continue reading 5 Frequent Obstacles to the Emerging Food Blogger.

So, you didn’t get an MFA… you can still get a mentor

Image created by nyphotographic I was recently working on a lengthy project for the online magazine where I work. As I gazed upon my freshly created content calendar, I found myself astounded at how far I’ve come, both technically and professionally. Looking back, my development has been cultivated through a lot of personal work, trade-research, … Continue reading So, you didn’t get an MFA… you can still get a mentor