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    New York, New York!

    I’ve officially been in The City So Nice They Named It Twice for one week + one day. Folks, it’s been a ride. A wild ride, but an unbelievably amazing one. I’m in town for a summer internship in the magazine industry. Talk about dreamy. 10 weeks full of subway rides, slices of pizza, published articles, and lazy days in Central Park. In the week I’ve been here, I’ve managed to check so much off my bucket list—MoMA, Times Square, Washington Square Park, SO MUCH New York Pizza—at the expense of my poor, poor feet. But I’m young. I’ll survive.…

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    Take Two

    Hey there! I’m back for my second blog post.   It’s 10:30 on a Tuesday morning and I finally have a free minute. Drake Mag has its big pin-up on Thursday, and we send to print in exactly 6 days.…

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    Hey There!

    Welcome to my very first blog post.   It’s currently 11 pm on Wednesday night, and I’ve just finished up a full day of work, meetings, and even a speaking arrangement at an Iowa high school journalism conference. I’ve got…