Articles by Vivian Song

Food, travel editor, appear regularly on @yahoo @CTVNews, @MSN @NYDailynews, freelance bylines in NYTimes, Boston Globe, Toronto Star, MSN


Becoming a Science Journalist: Dalmeet Singh Chawla

There is a science to being a successful freelance journalist. Just ask science journalist Dalmeet Singh Chawla who has managed to carve out a full-time career writing for publications like Nature, Science, Physics Today, Undark Magazine, BBC Future, The Guardian, The Economist, Slate, Pacific Standard and Medium.


My Career Break: Lyz Lenz

In our latest freelancer profile, writer Lyz Lenz shares how she went from dreaming about a writing career – while holding down a mom blog and marketing job in Middle America – to becoming one of the most respected voices in freelance journalism in the US.


Empathy: A Journalist’s Most Important Tool

At a time when the industry is becoming increasingly automated with reports generated by computer algorithms, the only assurance journalists have for now; the one distinctly human trait that can’t be automated; is the capacity to empathize with a fellow human being and share their story with others.