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Quickly, though- Good feature
in today's N&R. Aside from the line about the "thatch that's one missed haircut away from curls" (huh?), it was very straightforward and readable, both necessary elements in a full-page article.
I wrote probably 50 profiles of various business leaders and public officials while I was at the now-defunct Triad Business News. It's not easy to get all the facts right and give the reader an idea of what the person is like without embarrassing them in print. I know for sure I would be very nervous reading an objective summary of my life in 1200 words.