Carl Stevens’ Journal

A reporter since 1983, Carl Stevens daily transcribes the beat of the street and the varied rhythms of life in and around Boston. Using poetry, video, or weaving lines around soundbites, Carl tells a story any way he can.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Anthony Silva. (WBZ-TV)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem For Anthony Silva’s Retirement

WBZ NewsRadio 1030 afternoon anchor Anthony Silva is retiring Thursday. Carl Stevens wrote a poem to honor him.

05/28/2015

Umpire Carl Paganelli  holds a ball during the 2015 AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium on January 18, 2015 in Foxboro. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: The DeflateGate Poem

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens has a new poem about deflated footballs.

05/15/2015

Red Sox 2012 Opening Day

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem For Red Sox Home Opener

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens wrote a poem for the Boston Red Sox’s home opener.

04/13/2015

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Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem For Mark Katic

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens wrote a poem for the late Mark Katic.

04/10/2015

Snow-covered newspaper boxes outside of the Downtown Crossing MBTA Station . (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem For The Snow

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens wrote a poem on the woes of snow.

02/19/2015

D'Qwell Jackson intercepts a pass intended for Rob Gronkowski in the second quarter of the 2015 AFC Championship on January 18, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem For DeflateGate

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens wrote a poem about the Patriots and the recent controversy surrounding the team.

01/21/2015

Stockings (WBZ-TV photo)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Christmas Poem

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens shares a Christmas poem.

12/25/2014

Deb Lawler marks 30 years at WBZ Radio (WBZ)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem For Deb Lawler

Carl Stevens wrote a poem to celebrate 30 years of Deb Lawler at WBZ Radio.

12/17/2014

Tom Menino. (WBZ-TV)

New Tom Menino Book A Walk Down Memory Lane

The book covers a multitude of events: from the fight over an appointed school committee, the National Democratic Convention in Boston, and the Boston Marathon bombings.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/14/2014

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Tom Menino Releases New Book, ‘Mayor For A New America’

In “Mayor For A New America,” Tom Menino discusses the community that Boston became over the twenty years that he was mayor.

10/13/2014