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Writing Process Tips for writing/reporting Start writing when reporting begins Summarize with lead Think visually Read What to remember in writing Tell people’s stories Think of what causes outrage Apply the lessons learned to an individual case Use conversational style Graphics can help Have those unfamiliar read Reporting ideas Always ask Get reasons why Don’t settle into cliches Put together a chronology Write an outline The FORK method of organization
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Unformatted text preview: • Focus • Order • Repetition of key words • The kiss-off Story structures • Inverted pyramid • High fives (news, context, scope, edge, impact) • Wall Street Journal formula • Hourglass Writing process tips • Remember your focus • Writer several leads • Fix problems later • Read the story aloud • Check accuracy • Write short/simple sentences • Vary the page • Avoid jargon • Write how you speak...
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  • Fall '13
  • KyleHuckins
  • Writing, English-language films, Writer

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