Flirt University – Journalism 101: New Adult Style with Lauren Layne
Today’s Flirt University lecture — Journalism 101: New Adult Style with Lauren Layne — will be hosted by the lovely Kindle Gal over at Kindles & Wine! Here’s a teaser, but make sure you visit Kindles & Wine for the full lesson plus giveaway!
Welcome to Journalism 101: New Adult Style
by Lauren Layne
Ever read or heard a news story that completely captures your interest, even though you’re not sure why?
That’s because journalism is more than running around with a microphone or one of those cute little notebooks. It’s a craft, and like all crafts, there are right ways and wrong ways to draw people in.
And here’s a little secret: the same elements that make good news? They’re the same ones that make a good novel.
Don’t believe me? Consider what makes a gripping news story. Does it not have the very same components of an un-putdownable New Adult book?