New Rockford Transcript - Official Newspaper of Eddy County since 1883

Young columnist reflects on first year of writing


January 6, 2020

NR-S fourth grader Oakley Brazil has been writing for the Transcript for a year. He recounts the lessons he learned by interviewing and writing about 10 individuals in that time.

A year has passed since I became a newspaper reporter, and I have to say I have learned a few things. Over the past 12 months, I have interviewed and featured 10 individuals. Some of them I knew, and some of them I didn't. Some of the interviews were so easy that it didn't feel like work at all.

First, I learned that one of the keys to having a good interview is to make sure the person is comf...

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