Posted on Nov 14, 2012

Longform Podcast #16: Pamela Colloff

Pamela Colloff is an executive editor and staff writer at Texas Monthly.

"There are many, many people who write and they have tragic stories, but they're not necessarily compelling magazine articles. Figuring out what is a compelling magazine article and what isn't is one of the more painful things about this. You can't look into every case. But your job is to be a storyteller."

Thanks to TinyLetter for sponsoring this week's episode!

Show notes:

  1. @pamelacolloff
  2. Colloff on Longform
  3. "The Innocent Man" (Texas Monthly • Nov-Dec 2012)
  4. "Innocence Lost" (Texas Monthly • Oct 2010)
  5. "Innocence Found" (Texas Monthly • Jan 2011)
  6. "Lip Shtick" (Texas Monthly • Sep 2003)
  7. "Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch" (Texas Monthly • Nov 2002)