How to Pitch a Story to a Journalist?

Answer Pitching a story to national or local journalists requires much perseverance and persuasion. Although your intention should be to market your story to the media, you must stand in the shoes of the ... Read More »

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How to Make Your Story Pitch Stand Out?

Whether you have a story idea you'd like a journalist to cover, you have a story in mind that you'd like to write, or you've written a story and want it published, you'll need to make a successful ... Read More »

Can I learn Perfect Pitch (absolute pitch), or do I have to be born with it?

Newsflash: You CAN learn it.There probably is a gene (or group of genes) that controls perfect pitch, but they only provide the proclivity for it. It's like muscle building, in a way: some people r... Read More »

What is the difference between fast pitch&slow pitch bats?

The difference between fast pitch and slow pitch bats is marginal but significant in games due to the speed of the incoming pitch. Some fast pitch leagues do not allow slow pitch bats to be used, a... Read More »

Can you use fast pitch softball bats for slow pitch?

Fast-pitch softball bats tend to be lighter and the barrel longer in proportion to the length than slow-pitch bats. Therefore, it is not recommended to use fast-pitch bats in a slow-pitch game, as ... Read More »