freelance writing Archive

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.

The Future of Press Trips for Travel Writers and Destinations

What will 2021 press trips look like? Will there be any fam trips for travel bloggers or freelancers the rest of this year? A lot of people in the industry don’t

Steph Dyson: A South America Travel Writing Specialist

I first met travel writer and blogger Steph Dyson on a Peru press trip—remember press trips? Our groups went our separate ways for most of it though, she going hiking in

Diversified Writing Income Is Essential to Thrive or Just Survive

Ever since I started this blog many years ago I’ve been preaching the need to set yourself up in a way that you have diversified writing income. Then when I launched

Great Writers Are Also Readers

“If you don’t have awareness and an analytical understanding of what worked before, you can’t build on it.” That’s something Seth Godin wrote in a blog post while talking about business