Joao Amos is a New Orleans Raised writer who evacuated to New York for Hurricane Katrina. There they discovered Slam poetry at the Urban Word Writing Workshop. Upon returning to New Orleans to graduate from Lusher Charter with a concentration in creative writing, Joao received the Scholastic Silver Medal.
Adam Albaari is a writer, originally hailing from Columbia, Maryland. He attended Loyola University New Orleans, graduating with a BA in English with a Writing Concentration. He resides in the Uptown area and has spent over five years writing both journalism and serial fiction for local publications.
Even Though It Was Over a Year Ago, Saints Draft Class of 2017 Keeps Paying Off One Player at a TimeAugust 21, 2018
The New Orleans Saints got back more in return for their investment in their 2017 NFL Draft class, than any other team NFL team did last year for any one particular group of rookies.
For me, Samuel Fuller’s Park Row, a love letter to American journalism and free press, isn’t just a classic film; it’s a manifesto on how to be a journalist. No glamour, all grit. No time for play, just the facts.
The following is a statement by the Big Easy Magazine Editorial Board on why we decided to remove a previously published piece from our publication. We’re still a work in progress, as am I.
Our beat video reporter Joe Boals with the scoop on Domino’s Pizza helping to fix our streets:
Another work week has ended and we have finally reached the weekend! There is so much to do in this wonderful city of ours that it can seem impossible to choose what to do! Have no fear! We here at Big Easy Magazine have handpicked a few events around town over the next few days that we’d like to recommend.
“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press, or the right of the people peaceably to assemble and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.”
*This is part 1 of a 5 part series. On the morning Zizek contacted me, I’d already noticed the strange emails in my inbox. He told me that I had no concern for alarm, but that I should meet him at, “a coffee shop that doesn’t have wifi”, which sounded more like a […]
Be Playful But not immature Exude strength But don’t overbear Show interest Nothing shallow though Bond for real Not for nuts Practice faith And lose fiction Don’t say love And live otherwise Shed the weapons. They no longer serve you. Be her protector. Therein lies your purpose and your secure escape. That’s how you […]
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