• John O’Rourke

    Editor, BU Today

    John O'Rourke

    John O’Rourke began his career as a reporter at The MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour. He has worked as a producer at World Monitor, a coproduction of the Christian Science Monitor and the Discovery Channel, and NBC News, where he was a producer for several shows, including Now with Tom Brokaw and Katie CouricNBC Nightly News, and The Today Show. John has won many awards, including four Emmys, a George Foster Peabody Award, and five Edward R. Murrow Awards. Profile

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  1. I bet “write a dozen different endings, until you got it right” is one of a kind advice every young writer need to get to know how to polish his/her work. Following these rules teaches willfulness and persistence a writer needs to perfect a story and successfully present it to readers. That’s a hard work most young writers that came out of blogging do not understand.

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