1. Timothy Schaffert on the Tools of the Trade

  2. Andrew Meacham on Melding a Story

  3. Margalit Fox on the Mystery in Obits

  4. Bill McDonald on Recording the Past

  5. Russell Baker on the Power of the Obit

  6. Steve Miller on Knowing Too Much

  7. Tom Rachman on Narrative Arcs

  8. Charles Wheelan on Revealing the Disorderly