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.

Daniel Nava launches a throws from center field during the workout prior to the start of the World Series on October 21, 2013 at Fenway Park. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: Red Sox World Series Preview Poem

Carl Stevens wrote a tribute to the Red Sox as they get ready to face the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2013 World Series.

10/23/2013

BOSTON, MA - JULY 22: Mike Napoli #12 of the Boston Red Sox is congratulated by teammates at home plate after hitting a walk-off home run in the 11th inning against the New York Yankees during the game on July 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem For The Reborn Red Sox

Carl Stevens pays tribute to this year’s Boston Red Sox.

10/04/2013

Carl Stevens plays the piano at the Children's Museum. (Photo by Jay Borselle-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens Plays Public Pianos Across Boston

Listen to Carl Stevens as he attempted to play all 75 pianos on public display in Boston Wednesday.

10/02/2013

(Photo from Carl Stevens)

Little League Challenger Players Visit Fenway Park

A group of kids from the Little League Challenger got the chance of a lifetime Tuesday.

08/27/2013

(Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: Ode To The Twinkie

Twinkies are back under a restructured Hostess Company.

07/15/2013

(credit: iStockphoto)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem From A Boston Snob

Boston is ranked third as “America’s Snobbiest City,“ according to Travel and Leisure Magazine. Here’s a poem to clarify why.

07/02/2013

Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett. (Photo by Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem On The End Of The Celtics Run

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens wrote a poem about the end of the Boston Celtics run with Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce.

06/28/2013

(Credit: WBZ's Carl Stevens)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: Meet The Man Who Mows Mass. Pike’s Steepest Hills

One man who has a very challenging job is the Department of Transportation worker who mows a very steep patch of grass – the incline next to the Massachusetts Turnpike inbound at Newton Corner.

06/21/2013

(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem For The Miracle On Causeway Street

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens wrote a poem about the Bruins miracle win in Game 7 Monday night.

05/14/2013

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem For Victims, Survivors, First Responders

Carl Stevens wrote a tribute to the Boston Marathon bombings victims, survivors, and the first responders who risked their lives.

04/22/2013

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