Oregon is clearly Mother Nature's favorite child. How could a state have so much green, so many waterfalls, such a variety of incredible nature...and not be a favorite? Sure, the rain can be an issue sometimes, but as someone once told me: "We need the rain- that's what keeps Oregon so green!" Now that our … Continue reading Where to Find Some of the Best Waterfalls in Oregon
Above is the photo of a very proud, very excited woman, holding the most challenging and rewarding article she's ever written (so far). I'm going to talk about that article soon. But first, I think you all need some background. In February 2014, I lost the ability to experience silence. To put it less dramatically, … Continue reading My Tinnitus Article
Vengan Pa' Ka is a food truck with a conscience in downtown Eugene, serving up vegan food- from stir-fry to nachos.
January was a busy month- I watched a lot of movies, read a lot of books, and ate constantly. I thought I could put my winter hibernation activities to good use and recommend some reads, flicks and eats.
2018 turned the tables on me. Instead of doing the interviewing, I was the one being interviewed! On January 2nd, I spoke with Dave Miller with Oregon Public Broadcasting's Think Out Loud program. We discussed my blog post and Vox article on harassment in local news. Click here to listen to the full interview. Working … Continue reading Interview with Oregon Public Broadcasting
Ringing in 2018 with Radio: What's in Store for Ellen Meny's Blog
Harassment in local news is a pervasive issue. For the hundreds of young women in local broadcast news, there are thousands of stories of harassment.
I love all things Halloween and horror. Whether it's paranormal pondering or true crime terror, I'm there. For my contribution to the spectacular month, I'm bringing you my 5 favorite dark, creepy and scary podcasts.
I got a phone call last Thursday from a serial harasser who targets female journalists.
Last summer, I stood in front of the biggest fire I've ever seen in my life and talked about it on live television. The first part of my series "Things I Ate on Breaking News". Each piece is a look back at some of the most impactful stories I covered, and how I remember them through food.