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A Conversation with Roy Stevenson

Roy Stevenson has forged a second career as an internationally acclaimed travel writer.  Formerly a gym teacher, Roy began his career in travel writing in 2007 after attending a travel writing workshop Рand

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

What Top Travel Editors Want From Freelancers

What do editors of Yahoo Travel, Nat Geo Intelligent Traveler, and two airline magazines want to see in their inbox? And what annoys them to death? Anyone who attended the recent NATJA Conference in

Assume Your Editor is a Demanding Jerk

The professional endures adversity. He lets the bullshit splash down his slicker, remembering that it comes clean with a heavy-duty hosing. He himself, his creative center, cannot be buried, even beneath a mountain of

Go From Broke Writer to Upper Middle Class by Living Abroad

It’s not easy making a comfortable living as a full-time travel writer or blogger, so the Travel Writing 2.0 book and blog are all about helping you increase your income. If you subscribe to