The advantages of writing for your local newspaper are many. Covering a broad range of stories is an excellent way to hone your writing skills and is a great confidence booster. I gained confidence in my writing abilities, for the first time, after being published in a local newspaper back in 2000. Since then, I have written for websites, magazines and international newspapers and will share these articles in other posts.
I wrote this article titled “Mystery surrounding Amelia Earhart’s death stirs local students’ interests ” for my local newspaper, The Downingtown Ledger.
Read the full Amelia Earhart article on the Downingtownledger.com