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The Importance of the P-word in Travel Writing

We could probably run a fun psychology experiment on what comes to mind when you see that headline above, but in this case the P-word is rather mundane: “persistence.” This spelling bee favorite was

A Conversation with Tonya Prater

Tonya Prater is the voice of  The Traveling Praters.  She is also a devoted wife and mom who dreams of living as a nomad.  Tonya started her blog The Traveling Praters while she was a full-time RV’er

Let’s Head to Bangkok for TBEX Asia!

I’ve talked on here many times about how the right conferences can really turbocharge your writing career. There’s the network effect, the ability to connect with brands and destinations, and the educational aspect for

Is it Still Worthwhile to Join a Trade Organization for Writers?

I recently attended my fourth NATJA conference and it rocked. We partied at the Puerto Vallarta beaches and drank an untold amount of tequila. We went to panels and sessions that made us better

Be a Part of the Next Edition of My Book

This survey is now closed – watch for the new edition in October 2015 I’ve just started working on an updated edition of Travel Writing 2.0 and I could use your input. The original