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A Conversation With Julie Schwietert Collazo

Julie Schwietert Collazo is a bilingual writer/journalist, translator, fact-checker, editor, and teacher Julie A former psychotherapist, she left her career behind and forged a new path with her husband, Francisco. Today

Find Travel Writing and Blogging Success Through Mentoring Advice

I strongly believe that if you stop learning in the Travel Writing 2.0 age, you are going to move backward like a dead fish in a fast-moving stream. To be the

Are You Working in a Focused Way…or Just Looking Busy?

“I’ve been busy, so busy” people love to say, like it’s something to be proud of. I prefer the quote, “Busy is a sign of weakness.” It means you don’t know

Self-publish Your Book in Multiple Formats

If you put out your own book instead of going through a traditional publisher, you’ll likely make a lot more money. You do have to commit to a lot more work,

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