We're looking for freelance writers to contribute to our news coverage.
We want to thicken our ranks and expand our coverage of immigration, crime, local government, transportation and everything that makes Houston Houston. Writing experience and strong knowledge of the Houston area are preferred, and a sample or two of your work is required.
If interested, please email managing editor Zach Despart at email@example.com. No phone calls, please.
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