travel writing Archive

Meet Dana Rebmann: From Television News to Freelance Travel Writer

For a majority of her career, Dana Rebmann worked in television news for NBC in San Francisco, and rarely had the opportunity to report feature stories. Now, as a freelancer, she

Audience First, Money Second

Editor’s note – This is an update of a post that originally went up in 2010, thus the old comments. I’m reviving it again because it’s an answer to one of

A Conversation with Mark Sissons

Vancouver-based Mark Sissons has been contributing his stories and photos to major North American publications for over a decade. His regular outlets include the San Francisco Chronicle, the Dallas Morning News,

What’s Your Excuse for Not Succeeding?

I’ve been talking to other travel writers since “travel writing” meant you had to write for magazines or guidebook companies. Then I’ve been talking to travel bloggers since I launched the

The Case For Networking

As writers we spend a good amount of time alone in front of our computers. We have to if we’re going to meet those looming deadlines. But devoting time to your