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Is Instagram Killing Travel?

This “Instagram killing travel” article was originally commissioned by a major magazine, but was vetoed by the editor’s boss before publication and I received a kill fee. Two other print editors expressed an interest,

See My TBEX Asia Presentation: The Antifragile Travel Blogger

Couldn’t make it all the way to Bangkok, Thailand for the first TBEX Asia conference in October? Don’t worry, you can still see my presentation on how to smooth out the income roller coaster

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