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Tales of a Teenage Sportwriter

By Curt Hogg On May - 22 - 2010

Article ideas hit me over the head at random instances—in class, on the couch, while shooting hoops, on a run, or even lying in bed.

They often appear when I'm not even contemplating article ideas.  In this case, less is more. When a concept strikes, it feels like a flare just ruptured in my brain. There are hundreds of sparks just waiting to pop, and eventually they all will.


Balancing Act On Life

I'm not always able to follow up on every lead because I live in a world that needs constant balancing. I am currently balancing school, sports, writing, and a social life, all of which require a certain amount of time. Being indifferent to one disturbs them all.

My balancing act at times gets in the way of a good story.

I can't see everything the same way as some of the senior writers and featured columnists.

I'm only 15-years-old and still receiving expereince as a journalist. I have yet to uncover a ground-breaking piece that garners tons of hits or achieved the esteemed Article of the Day.


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