writer interviews

A Conversation with Nick Wharton

Posted by on January 27, 2015 at 10:07 am

Nick is half of the voice behind the Goats on the Road travel blog (his partner, Dariece, is the other half!). Today, Nick talks to us about going from being travelers to traveling writers and how opportunities like house-sitting have helped them make traveling and blogging a lifestyle. What took you from being travelers to […]

A Conversation with Kristen Gill

Posted by on January 6, 2015 at 12:36 am

Kristen Gill is an adventure travel writer who believes in diversifying portfolios and creating niche markets in order to be successful. A journalist who has been featured on places like NPR, she recently launched her own company, Kristen Gill Media, which provides storytelling services for businesses. In our interview today, she talks to us about […]

A Conversation with Adam Groffman

Posted by on November 25, 2014 at 12:52 am

Adam Groffman is the voice behind Travels with Adam as well as a number of other sites (such as the popular My Gay Travel Guide). In our interview today, he talks about how his approach to blogging has changed over the years, what makes him unique, and offers some advice for new bloggers. Also, Adam […]

An Interview with Janice Waugh

Posted by on November 18, 2014 at 12:57 am

Janice Waugh, the voice behind the Solo Traveler blog and the Solo Traveler’s Handbook, talks to me in our interview today about how she went from personal blog to public community–and where she hopes to go from here. Enjoy! Janice, you started Solo Traveler after realizing that your personal blog was quickly going public. After […]

A Conversation with Shannon O’Donnell

Posted by on November 13, 2014 at 12:51 pm

Shannon O’Donnell is an advocate for grassroots volunteering and slow travel.  In addition to being recognized as Traveler of the Year by National Geographic last year, she recently published The Volunteer Traveler’s Handbook and writes for her blog, A Little Adrift. In our conversation today, Shannon and I discuss her consulting and public speaking work […]