writing well Archive

70 Nuggets of Advice From a Successful Blogger

We do lots of interviews with successful bloggers and writers on this travel writing blog, but the normal question/answer format doesn’t lend itself to very long, detailed “here’s what to do”

Five Things Writers Should Stop Doing in the ’10s

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

Some Things to Know About Travel Writing 2.0

We’re taking a break from the interviews and advice on this travel writing blog this week. So here’s a rundown on some housekeeping things and a few tidbits you might enjoy.

Why Face-to-face Still Trumps All Communication

It’s easy for us freelancers to just hole up in our home offices or in a corner of a coffee shop, feeling like we’re still connected and productive because we’ve got

A Conversation with Judith Fein

Judith Fein is an inspiration in so many ways–she co-founded and runs the acclaimed literary travel site, yourlifeisatrip.com, and she recently published her first memoir, also titled Life is a Trip.