The editorial brain trust #Human Resources#staff gatherings April 16 | Ariel Meadow Stallings offbeatariel How it looks when the Offbeat Empire's editors are in one room, editing: More stories and pictures from the staff retreat coming later. (Or you can follow #offbeatretreat on Twitter.) Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Ariel Meadow Stallings Author of Offbeat Bride: Creative Alternatives for Independent Brides, Ariel acts as the publisher of all the Offbeat Empire websites. She lives, loves, and dorks out hard in Seattle, WA. @offbeatariel @offbeatbride PREVIOUS The clown car that will hold the Empire's entire editorial staff NEXT Snaps for the week Toggle comments [ 1 ] "This is how the Empire works — how the sausage gets made. The editors all working and Caroline sitting over there judging." Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy.