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6.5 Things That Will Make You a Better Non-fiction Writer

Is your writing kind of…blah? Are your articles just kind of laying there, not moving anyone to emotion or action? I made the point several times in the book that Travel

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

Are You Too Cheap to Succeed?

If your travel writing or blogging earnings have stalled and you can’t seem to move the needle, you may want to look at your spending. No, I’m not telling you to

We Don’t Have to Be Starving Artists Anymore

When I started out as a travel writer way back in the dark ages of the early 1990s, it was a very tough game. Some ancient SATW veterans talk about those

Four Ways to Jumpstart Your Travel Writing Income

When I first started going to travel writer conferences more than a decade ago, I was just at the point where I was backing out of a “regular job” and going