travel writing Archive

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

A Conversation with Roger Wade

After several years as Content Director and lead writer for Bootsnall Travel Network, Roger Wade struck out on his own.   As the founder and editor-in-chief of,, and other websites, he provides practical

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 – and

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