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Travel Writing 2.0 for the iPad

If you’ve been holding off on buying the Travel Writing 2.0 book until you could read it on your iPad—or you just got a shiny new one for Christmas, you’re in

Screw the Gatekeepers

I grabbed this screenshot from the Amazon Kindle store last week when looking at the top-100 bestselling travel reference books. First of all, thanks to everyone who has ever bought a

An Interview with Jennifer Miner

Jennifer Miner is the go-to girl for all things Palm Springs, Santa Barbara, and Los Angeles. An east-coaster by birth, she migrated to California and now lives in L.A., where she

Passports with Purpose Could Make You a Better (or Richer) Writer

Have you heard of Passports with Purpose? It’s the annual charity drive that accomplishes big things in developing countries through donations from people like you. Helping the cause are a lot

Who has the biggest “circulation” now?

Who has the biggest “circulation” now? Who really reaches the most readers? One lone writer, Tim Ferris, has more monthly readers than GQ magazine with its huge staff and overhead. One