Becoming a Good Travel Writer – What Qualities Do You Need?

It's quite subjective to say what's good or great travel writing, even harder to say why someone is a good travel writer and someone else is not. Sometimes it's one of

11 Ways to Be a More Productive Writer (Who Makes Real $$)

I once did a presentation at the travel bloggers convention TBEX with a range of slides on succeeding as a productive travel writer in the digital age. Some of them got

An Interview With Freelance Writer Sharon McDonnell

Sharon McDonnell is a San Francisco-based freelance writer who has been covering travel, culture, food, and drink since 1999. Her work has appeared in,,, United Hemispheres, Air Canada

6 Ways to Stand Apart as a Writer

Are you minding the basics before you chase the new hot tips? Whether you are a freelance writer, a book author, a blogger, or some other media creator of things people

An Interview with Laurence Norah – Travel Photographer and Blogger

Laurence Norah started his first blog, Finding the Universe, in May 2010 after quitting the corporate life. We first interviewed him in 2013, so it was time to catch up to