travel writing Archive

A Few Minutes with Heather Cowper

Heather Cowper has managed to build and maintain a successful blog on her travels as a part-time gig.  Today she spends a few minutes with us explaining how it all started, how she manages

See My TBEX Asia Presentation: The Antifragile Travel Blogger

Couldn’t make it all the way to Bangkok, Thailand for the first TBEX Asia conference in October? Don’t worry, you can still see my presentation on how to smooth out the income roller coaster

The Importance of the P-word in Travel Writing

We could probably run a fun psychology experiment on what comes to mind when you see that headline above, but in this case the P-word is rather mundane: “persistence.” This spelling bee favorite was

A Conversation with Tonya Prater

Tonya Prater is the voice of  The Traveling Praters.  She is also a devoted wife and mom who dreams of living as a nomad.  Tonya started her blog The Traveling Praters while she was a full-time RV’er

An Interview with Melanie Votaw

Melanie Votaw is a successful freelance writer working in several genres.  We caught up with her recently to find out how she got started, how she sustains her steady stream of work and what