“100 Things to Do in Reno Before You Die” 

By Mikalee Byerman

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Track #3: “10: The brick that changed everything” from Reno Storytellers Project

Examples of Feature Writing

Ladies’ Home Journal, September 2013, “The Photo Booth of Horror” (personal essay)

RENO Magazine cover story, Jan/Feb 2013, “Fire Starter” (profile of anti-bullying advocate Lilliana Trinchero)

RENO Magazine Home Story, Sept/Oct 2012,“A Labor of Love” (story about the historic Newlands Mansion)

Renown Journey cover story, a publication of the Renown Institute for Cancer, “Live Happy” (profile of teen cancer survivor Kristin Katich)

Homes & Land Magazine, Spring 2012, “Pattern Play” (home decor story about mixing patterns, with sidebars)

RENO Magazine cover story, Jan/Feb 2012, “Accentuate the Positive” (profile of local broadcaster and “Positively Northern Nevada” creator Jennifer Burton)

RENO  Magazine cover story, August 2011, “Driven to Success” (profile of National Automobile Museum Executive Director Jackie Frady)

Blog Posts

Huffington Post

8 Things You Don’t Want to Hear (But Need to Hear) During Divorce


How to End a Marriage: A Game of “Would You Rather…”

Reno Moms Blog

An Open Letter to Amy Schumer: Please Allow Me to Show You a Proper Dump

My Toddler isn’t ‘Terrible’ — She Just Likes to F#*k with Me

Your Fool-Proof Guide to getting Lucky this St. Patrick’s Day

Do Your Duty: Donate Diapers, Help Local Babies

10 Life-Lesson Metaphors Gleaned While Teaching my Son How to Drive

25 Best Underrated Moments When You’re a Mom of Teens

A Letter to My 40-Year-Old Children

Social Media Makes Me a Better Parent

Other Blogs

Culture Home, Diamonds are Daisy’s Best Friend. 

NCET, NCET Tech Tips: Reno-Based SonoCiné Offers Lifesaving Healthcare Technology

Reno.com, Finally plan a Tahoe weekend with your BFFs

Marketing Copy

University of Nevada, Reno, College View Book, College of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources

University of Nevada, Reno, College of Engineering Magazine

Advertorial: KAV Law

Travel Writing

RENO  Magazine, Sept/Oct 2012, “A Different Kind of ‘Storey'” (exploring historic Virginia City, Nev., located in Storey County)

Southwest Spirit Magazine, July 2011, Spirit of Nevada: North vs. South


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