Jane Yolen, who is a well known children’s author, says, “Exercise the writing muscle every day, even if it is only a letter, notes . . . a journal entry. Writers are like dancers . . . athletes. Without that exercise, the muscles seize up.”
Thomas Baden Jr., editor of The News-Times in Danbury, Conn., has been named editor of The Daily Record in Baltimore.
David B. Simon, a journalist who has worked for several Maryland newspapers, is the new editor of The Daily Record in Baltimore.
Marcus Brauchli, the executive editor of The Washington Post for the last four years, is stepping down at the end of the year and will be replaced by Marty Baron, editor of The Boston Globe.
The Washington Times has announced Ed Kelley as its new editor.
The editor and publisher of The Herald-Mail in Hagerstown says he will retire in July.
Don and Tim talked to People magazine’s editor Julie Jordan about the annual issue on the 100 most beautiful people. Ron Matz was in Druid Hill Park talking about the 16th annual “March for the Animals.”