In one week, I’m celebrating a BIG birthday: 30! In acknowledgment of the fact that I’ve spent over half of my 20s working at The Frisky, I’m going to reach
What I’ve noticed the last couple months though is that once they have that job for a year or three, there’s now nowhere for them to go. The requests for coffee dates I’m getting these days are less "How do I become a writer or reporter?" and are more "Okay I’ve been doing this a couple years now, and there’s literally nowhere for me to advance, what do I do?" You’re seeing longevity in blogging jobs for the first time ever since we created professional blogging. It’s not a job that one ages well with, for the most part. I mean, you go make cat gif listicles when you’re 50. Try that on for size.
Choire Sicha, Capital New York
Sure, but I’m also grateful to have a job at all.
Greyscale is an interview-based project. Its success is dependent on the generous participation of individuals from across the spectrum of gender and sexual identities. While the language we use to…
As God is my witness, I will go to the Chengdu Panda Breeding and Research Center and hug a baby panda before I die.