Ryan Winslett: Reporter at ‘The Fountain Hills Times,’ Writer for BitCreature.com, GamingBlend.com

Ryan Winslett, reporter at 'The Fountain Hills Times' and writer for Bitcreature.com and Gamingblend.com, photographed at Fountain Park in Fountain Hills, by Nicki Escudero

Ryan Winslett, reporter at ‘The Fountain Hills Times’ and writer for Bitcreature.com and Gamingblend.com, photographed at Fountain Park in Fountain Hills, by Nicki Escudero

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It’s sort of weird for Fountain Hills resident Ryan Winslett, 30, to be interviewed. Since he was a little kid, Winslett has always had a passion for telling stories, which has translated into a journalism career that’s made him schools and sports reporter for The Fountain Hills Times. Winslett is also a dedicated video game player and has worked that fervor for gaming into writing gigs for www.bitcreature.com and www.gamingblend.com. Read on for what it’s like living in Fountain Hills and how his life as a reporter has shaped him, as well as hear five reasons why he loves living in the Valley.

What brought you to Arizona?

I was born in Athens, Georgia. My mom was looking for a new job when I was in the 5th grade and she found it in Globe, Arizona. Continue reading