Blurb-Style Magazine Writing

During my time at Vox magazine in the summer of 2014, one of my main jobs was pitching news articles that would be interesting for residents in a Midwestern college town. Presentation and style were always crucial, especially when the story took place far away.

In this case, a Supreme Court decision prompted a light-hearted piece full of college-level jabs. We decided to make it look like a real text conversation, and I worked closely with one of our designers throughout production to make sure the product reflected the pitch.

Here’s what we came up with:

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