Freelance journalism is an opportunity to write for a variety of different publications on myriad different topics, either padding your portfolio for an eventual staff job at a magazine/newspaper or allowing a freedom to work for yourself—without an alarm clock!
Brian Libby is a freelance journalist and author living in Portland. He has previously written for The New York Times, The Oregonian, The Christian Science Monitor, Premiere, Metropolitan Home, and several other publications about diverse topics such as architecture, film, art, sports, business, food, science and travel. He is also the author of two histories of University of Oregon football Tales From the Oregon Ducks Sideline, a published in 2007, and The University of Oregon Football Vault, published in fall 2008. He is also an award-winning experimental filmmaker and photographer.