5 Ways Being A Journalist Made Me A Better Lover

Thought Catalog


For the last three and a half years, I have been a high school sports reporter with my local newspaper. While I’ve covered a breadth of different topics, my longest tenure has been the volleyball beat, of which I am now finishing up my fourth season. Being a reporter — more specifically, a beat reporter — has taught me a lot over the years, but one realization I came to this morning (the morning I’m writing this article, that is) is that being a journalist has taught me a lot about being a better lover.

Now, before you go all “Confused black girl” meme on me, let me start off by saying that when I use the term “lover,” I don’t specifically mean it from a physical standpoint. There are other aspects of a relationship — outside of sex — that make one a good lover, and being a journalist…

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