A Reporter’s Blog is written by author and journalist Sam Quinones, formerly a reporter at the LA Times.
It’s intended to be a an informal look at his activities as a reporter, including interviews, photos, vignettes of people he’s met and discussions of topics that most interest him: Los Angeles, Mexico, immigration, drug trafficking, neighborhood tales, and above all, good storytelling..
He welcomes critiques, comments, suggestions. Contact him at email@example.com.
He has been a working reporter for 27 years, including 10 years at the LA Times and 10 years before that in Mexico as a freelance writer. He is the author of two books, and many stories about immigrants, gangs, drug trafficking and more. His third book of narrative nonfiction, Dreamland; The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic, will be released in April, 2015 by Bloomsbury Press.