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Modern Travel Blogging: How We Got Here and the Future of Storytelling

I provide regular rants on this blog in between interviews and have more than a few negative critiques about boring blogs in the Travel Writing 2.0 book and in my Travel

Five Things Writers Should Stop Doing in the ’20s

Old habits die hard with writers. We get into routines without thinking. We keep doing what worked before even when it doesn’t now. We get sloppy when we’re rushed to hit

Where Art and Commerce Meet for a Writer

Or…where the left and right brain come together in the mind of a writer. Nearly a decade ago now, Copyblogger put up a post called Confessions of a 21st Century Writer.

Getting Real With Rosemary Kimani of Authentic Food Quest

Rosemary Kimani is a culinary explorer and co-founder of the popular food and travel blog Authentic Food Quest. Together with her wife, Claire Rouger, they travel the world as digital nomads,

How Travel Blogs Can Win During This Crisis

The key word in the phrase “creative destruction” is the destruction part. When we’re in a massive crisis like the world is experiencing right now, there are going to be creative