travel books Archive

An Interview with Carole Terwilliger Meyers

Carole Terwilliger Meyers, the author of 17 travel books, has been in the freelancing business for many years, having personally watched the shift from print to digital media. Like other savvy

A Short History of Bookstores (and Why Authors Love Amazon)

It’s the best time in history to be a book buyer or a book author. For a bookstore owner, not so much. In fact it’s kind of a treat when you

Book Marketing in the Digital Age

The last post on here was about publishing without a publisher, which in most cases is what I would recommend for anyone who has a decent following and is putting out

Begging for Permission vs. Making Things Happen

Here’s the kind of success story most people will tell you can’t happen. “I launched my self-published book in the first week of September this year. In just over two months,

Does a Travel Writer Need to Travel Alone?

I read a blog post recently that said, “If you’re a writer, there’s only one way to travel and that’s solo. Travel with a companion and you come complete with an