The Search for Sassafras

Sassafras is out there somewhere in Washington, D.C. At least that’s what the dog’s owners Jeff Abramson and Beth Edinger hope. From Adams Morgan to North Capital Street to Chevy Chase to American University, the beagle-Jack Russel mix has wandered the streets of the city since getting loose from dog walkers on April 8, 2011. […]

A World Away from the World

Darnell Thompson doesn’t feel any different than anyone else. It’s the world around him that makes him feel different. The world around him judges him because he’s in a wheelchair. “People like to judge a book by its cover,” said Thompson. “I don’t feel no different than I did when I was walking.” I spent […]

Eat Wonky Brings Poutine to DC

We’re getting more serious about audio editing this week. For class tomorrow, we were asked to create a 90-second to three-minute audio story consisting of interviews, ambient sound, and narration. The audio had to tell the story of a place, the people, and the sounds. I chose to do my assignment on the Eat Wonky […]